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February 14, 2018

New long term care beds

On Monday, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Eric Hoskins announced a new, 128-bed long term care (LTC) home in Havelock. The new home will be part of the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen’s plan to create a campus of care.

On Monday, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Eric Hoskins announced a new, 128-bed long term care (LTC) home in Havelock. The new home will be part of the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen’s plan to create a campus of care.

The Minister also announced that the Ministry is now accepting applications for 5,000 new LTC beds over the next four years. He encouraged existing or new LTC organizations to apply for new beds in their communities.

 


 

L to R:

The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health; Dr. Frances-Morton Chang; Dan Buchanan, Director of Financial Policy, AdvantAge Ontario

 

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February 14, 2018

New long term care beds

On Monday, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Eric Hoskins announced a new, 128-bed long term care (LTC) home in Havelock. The new home will be part of the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen’s plan to create a campus of care.
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February 5, 2018

Convention Keynote Speaker André Picard

Drawing on 30 years as a journalist covering Canadian health care, Globe and Mail columnist André Picard will share his insights into where we find ourselves and the forces at work within and behind this complex system.
February 5, 2018

Hoffer: How the Perley Rideau approaches our frail seniors

On January 23, the Citizen published an article about something that troubles more and more Canadians: how best to live out our final days.
February 5, 2018

Mon Sheong starts $150 million drive to build three nursing homes

Imagine 17 persons waiting for the same nursing home bed, and you’ll understand the challenge for the Mon Sheong Foundation.
February 4, 2018

CTV Comes To Shelburne’s Dufferin Oaks Featuring New Program On Dementia, Alzhiemers & Joy For ...

Recently CTV’s Videographer /Producer, Alieen Doyle visited Shelburne Dufferin Oaks, Long Term Care Facility’s second floor, where residents with Dementia and Alzheimer’s have been enjoying a new program featuring Hasbro’s A Joy For All, Companion
News Releases
January 29, 2018

AdvantAge Ontario response to CBC Marketplace episode

Last Friday, CBC’s Marketplace, a consumer advocacy television show, aired an episode called ‘Crying Out for Care’, which highlighted an unacceptable reality that AdvantAge Ontario has been talking about openly for years ...
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January 24, 2018

Announcing our Opening Keynote Speaker

Minimize stress, maximize performance and achieve anything at a mesmerizing and hilarious performance by corporate peak performance expert Wayne Lee.
January 15, 2018

Hands-on training gives PSW grads home advantage

Algonquin College's personal support worker program embeds students at Ottawa long-term care facility. The eight-month Algonquin College program began last May, and is the first of its kind in the city.
December 24, 2017

Puppets and Grade 3 students bring seniors’ stories to life at Fairhaven in Peterborough

In these days of animation, you might think that Ferdinand and The Boss Baby might be so compelling as to totally shut out other more traditional forms of children's entertainment.
AdvantAge Ontario News
December 22, 2017

Join Us at Convention April 16-18

Join us again in 2018 for an all-new roster of inspiring keynotes, education, and networking. Visit us at advancingseniorcare.ca.