Paul Calandra

Ground Breaking on New Long-Term Care Home in Simcoe County

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Stayner Care Centre will bring much-needed beds to the province STAYNER — Construction is underway at the new Stayner Care Centre, a long-term care home in Simcoe County. This is part of the government’s $6.4 billion commitment to build more than 30,000 net new beds by 2028 and 28,000 upgraded long-term care beds across the province. “Congratulations to Stayner Care …

Paul Calandra

New Long-Term Care Homes opened in Meaford, Owen Sound

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Two new long-term care homes bring 288 much-needed beds to the province MEAFORD — Construction of two new long-term care homes in Grey County has been completed and they are now welcoming residents. This is part of the government’s $6.4 billion commitment to build more than 30,000 net new beds by 2028 and 28,000 upgraded long-term care beds across the …

Paul Calandra

New Long-Term Care Home opened in Bowmanville

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Glen Hill Gardens will bring much-needed long-term care beds to the province BOWMANVILLE — Construction will soon be underway at Glen Hill Gardens, a new long-term care home in Bowmanville. This is part of the government’s $6.4 billion commitment to build more than 30,000 net new beds by 2028 and 28,000 upgraded long-term care beds across the province. “Congratulations to …

Paul Calandra

Construction Funding for Long-Term Care Homes

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Additional funding ensures long-term care projects get built sooner TORONTO — The Ontario government is increasing its construction funding subsidy to support the cost of developing or redeveloping a long-term care home. This additional funding will help fast-track the construction of new long-term care beds before August 31, 2023. This supports the government’s $6.4 billion commitment to build more than …

Dimentia

Creating 4 New Units for People with Dementia 

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Province investing in innovative care models to provide people with more connected, convenient care TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing $5.91 million to create four new Behavioural Specialized Units (BSU) at long-term care homes in Ajax, Penetanguishene and Scarborough. These additional units will provide more vulnerable long-term care residents with complex care needs like dementia with safe, quality care …

Paul Calandra

Building New Seniors’ Housing Complex in Kenora

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Innovative project provides on-site supports for seniors and protects hospital capacity KENORA— The Ontario government is investing $4.5 million to build dedicated spaces for health care at a new seniors’ housing complex in Kenora. The mixed-use complex will include 56 independent living suites for residents as well as dedicated health spaces to provide a range of specialized services and supports …

Paul Calandra

Hiring 225 More Nurse Practitioners in Long-Term Care Sector

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More staff means more care for long-term care residents ETOBICOKE — The Ontario government is investing $57.6 million over the next three years to recruit and retain up to 225 additional nurse practitioners in the long-term care sector through the new Hiring More Nurse Practitioners (HMNP) for Long-Term Care program. “Today’s investment supports our plan to bolster staffing in long-term care and continue to …

Paul Calandra

30,000 New Long-Term Care Beds Coming In Omtario

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31,705 new and 28,648 upgraded beds in development across the province OTTAWA — The Ontario government is on track to make good on its commitment to build 30,000 much-needed net new long-term care beds in the province by 2028. Ontario now has 31,705 new and 28,648 upgraded beds in development. This milestone was announced today along with the allocation of …

Kamal Khera

Over $379M For Residents Of Long-Term Care in Ontario

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Toronto – As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we must address the existing challenges that were made worse for many Canadians, including those living in long-term care (LTC) homes. Over the last two years, we have seen gaps in infection prevention and control, staffing, and infrastructure, with tragic effects on residents, their families, and those working in LTC homes. …

Paul Calandra

New Long-Term Care Beds in Vaughan

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Ongoing investments in new projects will bring much-needed beds to the province VAUGHAN — Paul Calandra, Minister of Long Term Care, along with Stephen Lecce, MPP for King-Vaughan, announced that the Ontario government is adding 256 new long-term care beds and building a new long-term care home for the Mackenzie Health Vaughan Long-Term Care Facility. This is part of the …