Long-term care homes lacking

It’s a retirement home that features several recreation rooms, a main-floor café, fireplaces, big screen TVs, a second floor balcony overlooking a courtyard and a dining room on each floor. It might not sound like your average long-term care residence — probably...

40% of Waterloo Region’s LTC homes need rebuilding, OLTCA says

The Ontario Long-Term Care Association has some good news and some bad news for Waterloo Region. It says more of the region’s nursing homes are ready to deal with a big increase in the number of seniors than is the case for Ontario as a whole. But while that can be...

Kitchener home touted as model of long-term care

KITCHENER — A Kitchener nursing home is being praised as a model of long-term care. “The residents who live in Trinity Village have such a high quality of living because of their surroundings,” said Candace Chartier, chief executive officer of the Ontario...