Long-Term Care

Long Term Care Staffing Crisis Must Be Solved – says Coalition of Family Councils of Ontario

Summary of Staffing Survey:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Q3Re–G1QnF1T-CH5TFT9_RsIKdHGAv8/view?usp=sharing April 11, 2022. Toronto – With an Ontario election anticipated for early June, the Family Councils Action Coalition (FCAC) is calling on Ontario’s political parties to formally table their plans to solve the chronic staffing crisis in Ontario’s beleaguered long-term care homes. “While COVID certainly blew the lid off the roof, understaffing …

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Change LTC NOW: Moving from Institutional to Emotion-Based Care

The following is written by our friends at C.A.R.P. Ottawa Chapter who have taken a very active role in advocating for the need to Change LTC NOW. On February 20th C.A.R.P. Ottawa Chapter and the Family Councils of Ontario co-hosted a webinar  – Moving from Institutional to Emotion-based Care  The webinar featured Mary Connell who …

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Long Term Care Services Standard: Opportunity for Public Review

The following comes from the Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health For your information, the Health Services Organization (HSO) and the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) are each developing national standards for long-term care in Canada. The HSO standards will address ‘the delivery of safe, reliable, and high-quality long-term care services.’ The CSA standards will ‘address …

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