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!


The Green House Model: A Blueprint for Change

Transformative culture change is all about deinstitutionalizing long-term care. During COVID-19, every Green House home fared much better in number of cases and less deaths than traditional homes. Smaller is better!
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The Green House Model: A Blueprint for Change

“Let’s Fly With Butterfly”

There are lots of innovative models for long-term care homes to choose to 'fly with' and make culture change a reality. The Glebe Centre in Ottawa has chosen to 'fly with' the Butterfly and the Centre is the first Home in Ottawa to implement this innovative model.
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“Let’s Fly With Butterfly”

More staff for long-term care homes!

Hats off to Long-Term Care Minister, Rod Phillips, and the Ontario Government for providing funding to hire more than 4000 new staff in long-term care (LTC) homes! Let’s hope the government will build on this first step of increasing staffing by looking at how care is delivered.
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More staff for long-term care homes!

 
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