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November 24, 2021

The Difference Matters: More Investments Needed in Not-For-Profit LTC

AdvantAge Ontario is calling on government to treat their homes differently than those in the for-profit sector, by increasing investments and making changes allowing them to pay their staff higher wages. “We believe not-for-profit homes take the

AdvantAge Ontario is calling on government to treat their homes differently than those in the for-profit sector, by increasing investments and making changes allowing them to pay their staff higher wages.

“We believe not-for-profit homes take the best approach to long-term care,” said Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario. “We’re asking government to recognize the not-for-profit difference by solving wage issues that have caused an exodus of staff and by providing better access to financing and development expertise.” Read more here, and visit our TheDifferenceMatters website to take action.







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November 24, 2021

New Housing Issues Paper - Bridging the Gap

New Housing Issues Paper - Bridging the Gap As our seniors population continues to grow, so do their needs. The system of housing and supports to address these needs is essentially a continuum where a range of differing options exists to respond t
MemberLead,PublicLead
November 24, 2021

The Difference Matters: More Investments Needed in Not-For-Profit LTC

AdvantAge Ontario is calling on government to treat their homes differently than those in the for-profit sector, by increasing investments and making changes allowing them to pay their staff higher wages. “We believe not-for-profit homes take the
News Releases
November 4, 2021

Statement on Government’s Fall Economic Statement

Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, released the following on the Ontario government’s Fall Economic Statement. “AdvantAge Ontario, the association representing Ontario non-profit and municipal long-term care homes, applauds government for the n
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October 28, 2021

Statement on the Ontario government’s new long-term care legislation

AdvantAge Ontario represents more than 200 not-for-profit, municipal and charitable long-term care homes in Ontario.
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October 27, 2021

Ontario Government Should Change Course, Commit to Not-for-Profit

Ontario Government Should Change Course, Commit to Not-for-Profit Call follows revelation more than 60% of new LTC homes are corporate for-profit Toronto (October 27, 2021) — All government funding for the development of new long-term care beds
News Releases
October 26, 2021

Statement on the Ontario government’s new inspections program for long-term care

“The vast majority of homes – particularly our members, which are comprised of non-profits, municipal and charitable homes – want to do everything possible to protect seniors and provide high quality care. That said, there is no doubt there are some
News Releases
October 21, 2021

Statement on Government’s Call for New LTC Development Proposals

AdvantAge Ontario released the following statement on the Ontario government’s call for new long-term care development proposals “AdvantAge Ontario is pleased with the news yesterday from the Minister of Long-Term Care Rod Phillips that government
News Releases
October 6, 2021

Statement on Increased LTC staffing

Statement on Government's LTC Staffing Announcement: “Today’s announcement is tremendous news and a watershed moment for long-term care in Ontario. This is a massive investment that we are pleased to see going to every long-term care home in the p
News Releases
October 4, 2021

Statement on Ontario throne speech

Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, released the following statement on the Ontario government’s throne speech. “AdvantAge Ontario, the voice for not-for-profit and municipal long-term care in Ontario, commends the government for prioritizing lo
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October 1, 2021

Government Announcement of Mandatory Vaccines for LTC Staff

Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, released the following statement on the government’s announcement of mandatory vaccines for LTC staff. “We are extremely relieved that government is taking this action to mandate vaccines for all LTC staff. Ou