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!


Long-term care home system: a ray of hope on the horizon

The Ontario government is currently reviewing and revising the LTC Act.  Now is the time to ensure that the Residents’ Bill of Rights is no longer violated.
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Long-term care home system: a ray of hope on the horizon

A Life Worth Living

What is needed to change an institutional model LTC home into Eden Alternative home? It requires a change in attitudes, beliefs, and behaviours. It requires a culture change which which allows the resident to direct the type of life they wish to live and staff who are fully engaged and valued. It requires leaders who become coaches and empower others.
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A Life Worth Living

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…..

 
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