Additional Resources

We will provide information and links to other sources that present different perspectives on the election campaign, particularly as they relate to home and community care for seniors in Ontario.

Social planning toronto, apathy is boring, & demographic engagement exchange

Social Planning Toronto has partnered with Apathy is Boring and the Democratic Engagement Exchange to produce a series of election fact sheets, addressing several issues including transit and affordable housing. Explore the work these organizations are doing around the provincial election: Social Planning Toronto, Apathy is Boring, Ryerson’s Demographic Engagement Exchange.

Dangerous Myths About Seniors: Implications for Policy and Practice

Care Watch board members Michèle Harding, Gail Thompson and Fern Teplitsky gave a presentation with this title to an audience at the University of Toronto on May 3. The presentation was recorded and is available to view here.

Please note that this presentation uses two programs, Adobe Connects and Adobe Flash Player. It is best viewed on a desktop computer or device that supports these programs. You may need to download Adobe Connects to your computer or device; if required, a message will appear with a link to download this program. Once downloaded, click the downloaded set-up (ConnectSetup.exe) file and select ‘install’. If you do not have a flash player on your computer/device, you will be prompted to download this program as well.

Ontario Community Support Association

Better at Home: 3 Ways to Improve Home and Community Care in Ontario, March 2018.

Recommendations to Meet the Changing Needs of Clients – Summary

Recommendations to Meet the Changing Needs of Clients – Priorities and Recommendations Report