On Tuesday, May 4, concerned Canadians from across the country joined together for a day of action & National Town Hall meeting on Long-Term Care & Elder Rights in Canada! Click here to view the Town Hall recording.
Check out all of the photos & quotes of CFUW members who took action: Click here to view the testimonials!
CFUW joined with 5 other national organizations & 232 individuals in an open letter to the Minister of Seniors & Minister of Health to urge the implementation of common, evidence-based standards for LTC and to place LTC under the Canada Health Act. Click here to read the letter.
CFUW National President, Kathryn Wilkinson, and CFUW National Advocacy Coordinator, Charlotte Akin, co-wrote an Op-Ed about ways Canada can improve the safety and dignity of residents and workers in long-term care. Published in the Hamilton Spectator, May 4. Click here to read the article.
Want to learn more about CFUW’s LTC campaign? Check out our toolkit here: https://buff.ly/2R681HK