TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO:
WHEREAS The Canadian Armed Forces Report on Hawthorne Place Care Centre, Eatonville Care Centre, Orchard Villa, Altamont Care Community and Holland Christian Homes (Grace Manor) revealed conditions that are horrifying and inhumane such as;
- Reusing needles and catheters to save money
- Rotten food, cockroaches
- People left without baths for weeks
- People left in soiled incontinence products, calling for help
WHEREAS Our seniors are entitled to live with dignity.
WHEREAS The Provincial government has once again rejected the Official Opposition's long standing demand for a full, independent Public Inquiry into Long-Term Care in Ontario.
WE, the undersigned, petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario For the Provincial Government to immediately take over all unsafe Long Term Care facilities and to implement a full, independent Public Inquiry to fix Long Term Care in Ontario.