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Supporting Family Engagement in LTC

  • Resource Type: Toolkit
  • Posted On: June 29, 2020
  • Author/Source: Ontario CLRI and various LTC organizations
  • Audience(s): Families & Care Partners, Leaders & Managers, Staff / Team Members

Family members of residents in LTC are important partners in care. Supporting the presence and engagement of family and friends of residents requires deliberate planning and thorough communication with residents, families and team members. This resource card has compiled some tools to aid homes as they plan for, co-ordinate and support visits. Please check back regularly for updates as the pandemic and directives evolve.

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