AdvantAge Ontario News

Highlighting AdvantAge Ontario media activity and member “good news” stories from across the province.

Media contact: Debbie Humphreys, Senior Director, Corporate and Public Affairs, 905.851.8821 x 233

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Releases

MemberLead,PublicLead
March 30, 2020

Associations Share Open Letter on Emergency Orders

This afternoon, AdvantAge Ontario, in partnership with the Ontario Long Term Care Association, Ontario Long Term Care Clinicians, Family Councils Ontario, and the Ontario Association of Residents Councils, released an open letter on the emergency ord
MemberLead,PublicLead
March 30, 2020

Associations Share Open Letter on Emergency Orders

This afternoon, AdvantAge Ontario, in partnership with the Ontario Long Term Care Association, Ontario Long Term Care Clinicians, Family Councils Ontario, and the Ontario Association of Residents Councils, released an open letter on the emergency ord
News Releases
March 25, 2020

Funding Stability and COVID-19 Support a Much-Needed Boost for Seniors’ Care

The $3.3 billion in new funding for health care announced in the budget statement, titled Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19, includes critically needed funds for long-term care homes and home and community care providers to tackle the COV
News Releases
March 16, 2020

Statement from Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, on COVID-19

The residents living in long-term care homes, retirement homes and supportive housing are some of our province’s most vulnerable people. We want to assure Ontarians that our members are doing everything they can to safeguard residents from exposure t
News Releases
September 20, 2019

Funding Extension a Welcomed Response to Long Term Care Pressures

The Government of Ontario took a big step forward in their efforts to change long term care in Ontario for the better with today’s announcement that the province is extending the High Wage Transition Fund and the Structural Compliance Fund while it w