Food Service Awareness Week – Feb. 3 – 7, 2020

Monday: Show where food comes from and the travels it takes to get to your menu! The interactive website allows you to watch where each item on the plate comes from and the steps it takes to get to you to enjoy!

Tuesday:  Focus on Canada’s Food Guide. Provide handouts for clients, staff and visitors. Follow the link:

Wednesday: Show your appreciation for Dietary Staff with some swag! 

Provide a fruit basket or appreciation cookies for all your staff!

Thursday: With a focus on more plant-based diet, follow the link to find out more information on pulses including recipes and menu ideas. Provide handouts for clients, staff and visitors.

Friday:  Create a 100-mile menu! Follow the link to see what is in season in Ontario and some great menu ideas.  Provide handouts for clients, staff and visitors.

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    Thursday, March 26, 2020 -The LTC Public Inquiry has underscored the critical importance of ensuring that your home has the proper processes in place for workplace investigations. This timely session provides the training recommended in the report and is a must attend for any staff who conduct investigations as well as those who need to be aware of proper process and due diligence investigation principles. Find out more: 

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    Annual General Meeting and Convention

    Ontario's largest gathering of senior staff from not-for-profit long term care homes, seniors’ housing and community service organizations.

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  • Published Qindex study highlights quality in LTC homes

    The Association is pleased to announce that last year’s Qindex research conducted in partnership with the University of Toronto has now been published in Longwoods’ Healthcare Quarterly.

    The Qindex is a composite metric of the nine publicly reported CIHI quality indicators (falls, antipsychotic use, pain, worsened pain, restraint use, worsened physical functioning, improved physical functioning, depression, and pressure ulcers).

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  • Active and Health Senior (Retirement Homes) Living Operations Certificate

    Click here to learn more about this new certificate program from Humber!