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Concerned Friends of Ontario Citizens in Care Facilities

Alternate Name Concerned Friends ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
140 Merton St, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M4S 1A1
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Intersection Younge St and Merton St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Paid parking on street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Addresses the quality of physical and emotional care given to residents of long-term care, and the general environment of the home in which they live. * Brings concerns to the attention of the general public, works with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care on the compliance of long-term care homes to the regulations for the operation of the home, and the care and safety of residents. * Works with Health Quality Ontario with ongoing initiatives for improving the quality of care given to residents. * Provides information to relatives of residents in long-term care facilities concerning residents' rights and responsibilities under government legislation. * Helps families advocate on behalf of their relatives in long-term care facilities.
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hour phone answering service
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Anyone concerned with the quality of care of residents in long term care facilities
Application For membership, visit website
Languages English
Fees Membership - Individual Members $25 (2019) ; Donation
Service Categories Consumer Action Groups ~ Long Term Care Issues ; Government Watchdog Groups ~ Long Term Care Issues ; Senior Advocacy Groups
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-489-0146
Toll Free Phone 1-855-489-0146
After Hours Phone Answering service
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Gerda Kaegi, Director
Alternate Contact Miranda Priestman, Director
Primary Executive Gerda Kaegi, Director
Alternate Executive Katherine Walker, Treasurer
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118871771RR0001 ; Fees
Elections Board of Directors
Print Material Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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