Improving conditions in Long-Term Care homes is imperative. COVID-19 has uncovered failures in the system that is supposed to protect seniors living in these facilities. We must take action to advocate for the changes that will make a difference. Quality of life for the frail elderly is a non-negotiable objective.
For more information on what you can do, see the actions highlighted in the “Long-Term Care - Day of Action Toolkit” on the CFUW national website.
Do you know the rights that residents of long-term care facilities have? Attached is a primer with some key information, along with 4 CFUW recommendations based on a survey responded to by 1,272 participants.