Members in the 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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Members in the News
September 11, 2020

Valley Manor Rebuilds

Member home Valley Manor was visited by Minister of Long-Term Care Merrilee Fullerton in early September as she shared news of the Ministry's updated development funding model. Valley Manor will now receive an added $4.3M to construct, plus a $250K u
Members in the News
July 10, 2020

Five women perform for residents at Niagara seniors homes

During the pandemic, Laurie Gunton has focused her attention to bringing smiles and joy to the residents and staff at long-term-care homes across Niagara.
Members in the News
July 7, 2020

No active COVID-19 outbreaks in long-term care, retirement homes in Waterloo region

For the first time in months, there are no COVID-19 outbreaks at long-term care and retirement homes in Waterloo region.
Members in the News
July 6, 2020

Outdoor visits resume at Huron Lodge

Residents of the Huron Lodge long-term care home can once again visit with family members outside after subsequent testing of a staff member came up negative for COVID-19.
Members in the News
June 24, 2020

What did these nursing homes do right during COVID-19?

Shepherd Village is a seniors’ community of about 900 residents in Scarborough. Since the virus was first detected in Canada, all but two staff members have tested negative at the home.