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Mar 30, 2020 – 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
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Mar 30, 2020 – 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
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Mar 25, 2020 – When Darrel O’Shaughnessy got a call from the Arnprior Health and Family Unit asking for help gearing up to fight COVID-19, he sprang into action.
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Mar 25, 2020 – Kathy Absolon's singing and drumming floated through the opened door into Sunnyside Home, and to her smiling 88-year-old mother.
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Mar 25, 2020 – 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
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Mar 24, 2020 – As we remain physically apart to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Internet is bringing us together.
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Mar 19, 2020 – Anyone who thinks social media is a young person's game should talk to one of the residents at the Wikwemikong Nurse Home.
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Mar 16, 2020 – 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
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Mar 15, 2020 – The first story for Simcoe County’s new video series, "It Takes a Village," ends on an unexpected note.
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Feb 18, 2020 – A Penetanguishene long-term care facility will play host to a new plan designed to close the good food gap.
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Jan 13, 2020 – A pilot project of the Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, the Ottawa Hospital and the Champlain Local Health Integration Network is helping to ease the thorny problem of too many patients and not enough hospital beds – so-called hallway healt
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Jan 10, 2020 – The County of Renfrew long-term care homes — Bonnechere Manor and Miramichi Lodge — are embarking on a yearlong journey to be certified in "The Butterfly Approach."
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Dec 30, 2019 – Lambton County is making some headway finding and keeping workers at its three long term care homes, but a permanent solution to long-standing staffing challenges remains far off.
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Oct 10, 2019 – A team representing 32 local and regional healthcare partners announced they have submitted their full application to become the proposed Cambridge North Dumfries Ontario Health Team (OHT) on October 9.
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Sep 26, 2019 – Sunnyside Home has invested in a mobile application that could save staff up to 1.5 hours a day, giving them more time to directly care for residents.
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Sep 25, 2019 – The Glebe Centre has embarked on a one-year project to turn dementia care upside down with a model known as butterfly care.
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Sep 23, 2019 – The Algonquin Nursing Home has been serving elderly residents for 40 years and will continue to do so with a revitalized facility.
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Sep 20, 2019 – 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
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Sep 13, 2019 – The hospital, family doctors, and area health agencies are coming together in the province’s newest way to fund health care.
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Sep 12, 2019 – Although most of hundreds of new long term care beds announced by the provincial government for Niagara earlier this week had already been announced 18 months earlier, the Ministry of Long term Care says it is reaffirming it commitment to building th
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Sep 11, 2019 – For the third time in 17 months, new long term care beds have been announced for the area.
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Sep 10, 2019 – One thousand new long term care beds are coming to 13 sites in southern Ontario, stretching from Haldimand-Norfolk and Brant County, to Hamilton and Niagara.
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Sep 9, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health’s new Grove Nursing Home redevelopment project has officially opened for tender — a process for general contractors to bid on the project.
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Sep 5, 2019 – During the ceremony, guests packed a copper time capsule and locked it away in the cornerstone.