How to Apply to Long Term Care in Ontario

Finding the right home for you or your loved one is an important decision. Learn more about how the process of applying to a long-term care home.

Long-term Care Overview:

Long-term Care Costs and Subsidy:


Ministry of Health

To learn more about the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLC):


Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)

Learn more about the LHIN:


Acts and Regulations

Fixing Long-Term Care Act, 2021:

Long Term Care Act Regulations


Resident’s Bill of Rights

To learn more about a resident’s bill of rights.


Report an urgent complaint

Call the Long-Term Care Family Support and Action Line: toll-free 1-866-434-0144

Hours of operation: 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m., 7 days a week