FINAL REPORT: Make Revera Public MP Challenge

The OHC is pleased to announce the conclusion of the Make Revera Public MP Challenge. Our dedicated volunteers have worked to bring the issue of Revera and the disastrous record of for-profit LTC into focus for the federal election, inviting supporters across the province to pose the following two questions to their candidates: Question 1: … Continue reading FINAL REPORT: Make Revera Public MP Challenge

Rendons Revera publique

Click here for English version Cliquez ici pour télécharger le document La campagne non partisane Rendons Revera publique demande instamment à tous les dirigeants politiques, en particulier aux candidats et aux députés fédéraux en exercice, de rallier le mouvement croissant qui vise à rendre cette entreprise publique, et de soutenir l’élimination progressive de tous les … Continue reading Rendons Revera publique

October 4th: Fix LTC Now Protest ***New Date***

Despite much ooh-ing and whoa-ing and crocodile tears, Doug Ford has taken no substantive action to improve care for LTC residents in Ontario. Despicable conditions were found in deadly homes like Orchard Villa in Pickering where residents were left soiled, important belongings were placed out of reach, food was left rotting in hallways, and flies and … Continue reading October 4th: Fix LTC Now Protest ***New Date***

Conservative Government Turn Their Backs on Ontarians by Voting in Bill 218

Thank you to Ottawa Centre MPP, Joel Harden, for putting his foot down about the Ford Government's dishonest promotion of Bill 218. This bill is tailored to create barriers for families to hold long-term care providers accountable for the illness or death of their loved ones and cannot be accepted in this province. The Ontario … Continue reading Conservative Government Turn Their Backs on Ontarians by Voting in Bill 218

Health Coalition Requests Integrity Commissioner Investigate Political Donations and High-Level Personnel Links Between For-Profit LTC Industry and Ford Gov’t Prior to Passage of Legal Liability Bill

Today, the Ontario Health Coalition submitted a complaint to the Integrity Commissioner to investigate political donations and high-level personnel links between the for-profit long-term care industry and key ministers & MPPs in the Ford Government prior to the passage of Bill 218, which indemnifies for-profit long-term care homes from liability for negligence during the COVID-19 … Continue reading Health Coalition Requests Integrity Commissioner Investigate Political Donations and High-Level Personnel Links Between For-Profit LTC Industry and Ford Gov’t Prior to Passage of Legal Liability Bill

Make Revera Public – Have your say

The pandemic has exposed grave problems with how we take care of our seniors. In particular, the dangers of the extensive presence in most provinces of private, for-profit owners operating long-term care homes. The many tragedies resulting directly from private, for-profit homes — have led to calls on the federal and provincial governments to make long term … Continue reading Make Revera Public – Have your say

Time to Restore Sound Planning, Capacity, and Compassion in Our Public Health Care System.

Excerpt: " The long trend of downsizing and rationing of our vital health care services must end. Our health care system was founded on principles of equity and compassion.... In Ottawa, like other communities across Ontario, health care providers, patients and their families are dealing with a health care system not living up to the … Continue reading Time to Restore Sound Planning, Capacity, and Compassion in Our Public Health Care System.