Long-Term Care & Elder Rights

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