AdvantAge Ontario 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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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
News Releases
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
News Releases
September 28, 2021

More Investments Needed in Not-For-Profit LTC

AdvantAge Ontario, the association representing non-profit long-term care homes in 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 p
News Releases
September 15, 2021

Not-For-Profit Long-Term Care Coalition Implementing Mandatory Vaccines for All Workers

A frustrated group of 15 Ontario not-for-profit and municipal long-term care and retirement homes today criticized government for failing to introduce mandatory vaccinations and announced they will instead do it themselves.