Retirement Home Regulation Authority:
Retirement home regulation and licensing
Local Health Integration Network (Formerly Community Care Access Centre- CCAC)
OHIP covered home care or long-term care(nursing home) applications
Long-Term Care Public Reporting:
Information about Long-Term Care quality in Ontario. Reports on long-term care home performance in addressing matters including falls,incontinence, pressure ulcers and use of restraints
Long-Term Care Reports:
Search and view profiles of long-term care homes, including inspection reports by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Canadian Institute for Health Information: Your Health System:
Search a national database of hospitals, as well as some long-term care facilities, which measure the quality of care in categories such as pain management, falls, hospital re-admissions, hospital deaths, ER wait times and more.
Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE):
Community legal clinic specializing in legal problems of seniors
Non-profit organization focused on making ” A New Vision for Aging in Canada”
Alzheimer’s Society of Toronto :
The role of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto is to offer support, information and education to people with dementia, their families and their caregivers, to increase public awareness of dementia, to promote research, and to advocate for services that respect the dignity of the individual.
Speak Up: Advanced Care Planning:
It’s a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to let others know your future health and personal care preferences so that they can speak for you, if you can’t speak for yourself.
It’s about conversations. It’s about decisions. It’s how we care for each other. Start the conversation about end of life care