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AdvantAge Ontario is the trusted voice for senior care. We are community-based, not-for-profit organizations dedicated to supporting the best possible aging experience.


January 17, 2022

Fulfilling the Pledge: Transforming Seniors’ Care

Seniors’ care in Ontario has been devastated by the pandemic. Though the government’s recent initiatives will change thousands of lives for the better, it is not the end of the road. We must keep going to deliver generational change that makes Ontari

Seniors’ care in Ontario has been devastated by the pandemic. Though the government’s recent initiatives will change thousands of lives for the better, it is not the end of the road. We must keep going to deliver generational change that makes Ontario truly the best place to grow old.

In AdvantAge Ontario’s new 2022-23 Provincial Budget Submission, we list a series of recommendations that must be included in the Ontario Budget in order for the government to fulfill its pledge and properly support seniors. Read our full report here. 


News Releases
January 19, 2022

2022 Pre-Budget Submission: AdvantAge Ontario Urges Government to “Fulfill the Pledge”

Toronto, ON (January 19, 2022) – Today, AdvantAge Ontario Board Chair Connie Lacy and CEO Lisa Levin put forward critical funding priorities for the next provincial budget to strengthen and improve seniors’ care in Ontario. “We were starting to fe
News Releases
January 17, 2022

Statement on New Provincial Minister of Long-Term Care

Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, released the following statement on the new provincial Minister of Long-Term Care: “On behalf of the members of AdvantAge Ontario, I want to congratulate Minister Paul Calandra on his recent appointment as
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January 17, 2022

Fulfilling the Pledge: Transforming Seniors’ Care

Seniors’ care in Ontario has been devastated by the pandemic. Though the government’s recent initiatives will change thousands of lives for the better, it is not the end of the road. We must keep going to deliver generational change that makes Ontari
MemberLead,PublicLead
January 7, 2022

Ontario Seeking Qualified Individuals to Support Long-Term Care

Are you interested in putting your name forward to help out by working with long-term care homes? Are you a long-term care home looking urgently for staff? Click here to access the Ontario Matching Portal to find out more.
News Releases
December 13, 2021

Broad Public Support for Not-for-Profit LTC: Poll

New research also shows Ontarians concerned about prevalence of for-profit New polling released today shows a large majority, or 70 per cent, of Ontarians believe long-term care homes should be operated as not-for-profit.
News Releases
December 2, 2021

Statement on Ontario government’s loan guarantees for LTC homes

Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, released the following statement on the Ontario government’s announcement today of loan guarantees for not-for-profit LTC homes: “Today’s announcement is a game changer for the not-for-profit long-term care se
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
News Releases
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
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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