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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Letters to the Editor
January 7, 2019

Re: Long-term care homes want end to mandatory inspections (January 4, 2019)

I wish to set the record straight. Friday’s article on long term care indicated that AdvantAge Ontario, representing close to 400 community-based, non-profit long term care homes and seniors’ housing and community services, wants an end to ...
News Releases
January 2, 2019

Celebrating 100 Incredible Years of Senior Care

We’re celebrating our 100th anniversary in 2019! For a century now, AdvantAge Ontario has pursued a bold and important mission: to advocate, educate and provide support for not-for-profit organizations that offer community-based senior care ...
Members in the News
December 13, 2018

Powerful seniors’ groups lobby for emotion-focused care in nursing homes

Canada’s most influential seniors’ group is pushing federal and provincial governments to transform long-term care with emotion-focused programs like the Butterfly Model that turned a Peel Region dementia unit into a home of empathy ...
Members in the News
November 13, 2018

Child visits at Miramichi Lodge a benefit to residents

The residents at Mirimichi Lodge in Pembroke recently welcomed in trick or treaters from another generation.
News Releases
October 3, 2018

New Long Term Care Beds: AdvantAge Ontario Applauds Quick Action on Campaign Promise

– AdvantAge Ontario is thrilled with today’s announcement that the Government of Ontario will be adding 6,000 new long term care beds into the system.