Your CCAC is your single point of access to information about, and to apply for admission to, Long-Term Care Homes. You cannot apply directly to the Long-Term Care Home. Your CCAC Case Manager can:
To qualify to move into a Long-Term Care Home, you must:
To appeal a decision that states you are not eligible, ask your CCAC Case Manager for the appropriate contact names and phone numbers.
Although the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care pays for the care you receive, you are responsible for accommodation costs, which are standard across Ontario. Rates are typically reviewed annually by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. Current rates (effective July 1, 2012 and subject to change) are:
Now that you have some basic information about Long-Term Care Homes, find out more about Choosing a Home