Category Archives: Health & Long-Term Care

Long Term Care Letter of Concern

May 2, 2021 – Ontario Council sent a letter to numerous MPPs and Ministers to highlight the concerns expressed by the Spring 2021 survey, Long Term Care in Ontario, as well as sharing the report with them. Read the letter …

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2021 Ontario Pre-Budget Submission

February 10, 2021 CFUW Ontario Council submitted comments to the Ministry of Finance concerning the 2021 Budget focusing on the Caring Economy. As we were limited to 500 words, we only discussed the two current crises of child care and long-term care. Read the pre-budget submission.

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Jan 22, 2021 – Ontario Health Coalition Press Conference

Sandy Thomson  represented CFUW Ontario Council at this press conference with over 108 participants, regarding LTC. The four key speakers were women who had or have relatives in LTC – a somber moment after each story.  The participants were varied. Natalie Mehra, OHC Executive Director announced the Canadian Federation of University Women Ontario Council as […]

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Long Term Care

A letter was sent to the Honourable Merrilee Fullerton, Minister of Long-Term Care, urging the government to reinstate unannounced annual inspections of all LTC facilities in Ontario.

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Proposed Amendments to Ontario Regulation 79/10 under the Long-Term Care Homes Act 2007

Working with CFUW Ontario Council, CFUW Southport wrote to express support for the proposed amendments to Ontario Regulation 79/10 under the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 (LTCHA). The club’s Issues Group reviewed and discussed the proposed legislative changes, related research materials, and met with staff and families affiliated with local long-term care facilities. With the […]

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