Resources & Frequently Asked Questions
How can I report a concern related to a long-term care home?
If you have a concern about a peopleCare long-term care home, please contact the Home’s Executive Director. You may also call the Ministry of Long-Term Care’s toll-free Long-Term Care Family Support and Action Line at 1-866-434-0144. Hours of operation areRead More
What possessions do I bring to a Long-Term Care Home?
Most people bring items of a personal nature such as photos, artwork, a favourite afghan or bedspread, etc. Ask the long-term care home you are considering about any specific items you would like to bring.Read More
How much does it cost to live in a Long-Term Care Home?
The cost of living in a long-term care home is mandated by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and is consistent across the province. You can find the current rates on the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term CareRead More
What kinds of services are provided in Long-Term Care Homes?
You can expect to receive the following services in a long-term care home:
- shared dining room, TV rooms and other living areas nursing and personal care on a 24-hour basis access to health professionals individual care plan (reviewed every
Are there waiting lists for Long-Term Care Homes?
There are significant wait lists for long-term care in most areas of the province. The length of your wait is dependent upon which Home and the type of accommodation you have selected.Read More