OANHSS Letter to Minister Morneau on the Canada Health Transfer                                                             

Toronto, ON (December 20, 2016) – The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) issued a letter today to Federal Minister Bill Morneau supporting the province’s call for a 5.2% per annum increase in the Canada Health Transfer. A copy of the letter is attached.


OANHSS is the provincial association representing not-for-profit providers of long term care, services and housing for seniors. Members include not-for-profit long term care homes (municipal, charitable and non-profit nursing homes), seniors’ housing, supportive housing, and community service agencies. Member organizations serve over 36,000 long term care residents annually and operate over 8,000 seniors’ housing units across the province.



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