July newsletter of Concerned Friends of Ontario Citizens in Care Facilities

NEWS

Final Report Released by the Task Force on Resident Care and Safety – Long-term Care Task Force on Resident Care and Safety

McGuinty Government Updates Co-Payment Rates and Improves Rate Reduction Program – Government of Ontario Newsroom

Minister of Health and Long Term Care Launches Personal Support Worker Registry for Home Care – YouTube

EVENTS

Through July 22: Aging is Living: Myth-Breaking Stories from Long-Term Care – Photography by Irene Borins Ash, Miles Nadal JCC, Toronto, ON

July: Various workshops and seminars, calendar of events posted by the Toronto Dementia Network, Toronto, ON

August 31: Living Well With Dementia Photo Contest – Toronto Alzheimer’s Society, Toronto Camera Club, ComfortLife.ca

October 17: Quality Palliative Care in Long-Term Care: Tools for Change - Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto, Ontario