The Residents’ Bill of Rights are an essential part of every day living in Ontario long-term care (LTC) homes and they are mandated by law in the Long-Term Care Homes Act (2007). Learning directly from residents who live in LTC provides a deeper understanding and more thoughtful application of the 27 rights.
In this 15-minute video, viewers are introduced to OARC’s Executive Director Dee Lender, and residents who live in LTC homes, as they express their rights and share how interactions with team members affects their lived experiences and quality of life in their respective homes.
The video presents the following information:
This video is appropriate for all audiences, including LTC staff/team members (current and prospective), LTC leaders/managers, placement students/volunteers, essential caregivers, contracted service providers, and residents and families– essentially any stakeholder working, living or visiting a LTC home. Please share this resource broadly!