Welcome to Change LTC Now

Through this website we hope to motivate and influence informal caregivers and other concerned citizens to take action and champion innovation for transformative culture change in Ontario’s Long-Term Care (LTC) home system, a change that will enrich the quality of life for residents, families and staff. The time to act is now!


Will the Ontario government finally clean up its Act! continued…..

As noted in the previous blog post, the Ontario Government has long fallen short in meeting the existing Residents’ Bill of Rights (which falls within the Act).   Here are several more aspects of the Bill where expectations aren’t being met and where implementing an emotion-based model of care would meet those expectations:
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Will the Ontario government finally clean up its Act! continued…..

Will the Ontario Government finally clean up its “Act”!

Supposedly the Ontario Government is in the process of proposing changes to the Ontario Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 and Regulation 79/10 (which came into force in July 2010) by the fall 2021. The Government has long fallen short in meeting.....
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Will the Ontario Government finally clean up its “Act”!

The Green House: Made for this Moment

Over 290 Green House model long-term care homes exist in the United States and their focus is to deinstitutionalize, destigmatize and humanize care. When the pandemic hit, it became apparent that the small homelike aspect of the Green House home helped to save lives........
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The Green House: Made for this Moment

 
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