Ontario Long Term Care Association Signature Events

As a member of the Association, your organization receives the opportunity to actively participate in any or all of our signature events, which take place throughout the year. All events are well attended, receiving positive evaluations on the high quality educational content and providing an unequaled opportunity to build relationships within the long-term care community.

Together We Care - Ontario Long Term Care Association and Ontario Retirement Communities Association Annual Convention and Trade Show

Together We Care is Canada’s largest gathering of owners, operators and senior managers from the long-term care and retirement living sectors. Bringing together some 2,000 representatives from organizations that include private, municipal, charitable and not-for-profit long-term care homes and retirement homes from across Ontario, the convention inspires ideas and leading edge technology, large and small, complex and simple. For both attendees and exhibitors, Together We Care provides an unequaled opportunity to reach key opinion leaders in Canada’s long-term care and retirement sectors.


Together We Care 2019 will take place April 1-3, 2019 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Registration is OPEN! Click here for more information and to register today!

Ontario Long Term Care Association's Annual Golf Tournament

The Ontario Long Term Care Association Annual Golf Tournament is an excellent opportunity to mix and mingle with the membership in a relaxed atmosphere. Our golf tournament is a great day of fun and networking, with all proceeds benefiting the Ontario Long Term Care Association's Education Fund, which provides financial assistance to staff in member homes pursuing continuing education initiatives to enhance their knowledge and skills in long-term care. Since 1969, the Association has awarded more than 570 member employees with more than $395,000 in bursaries.. 

Our 2018 golf tournament took place at Hockley Valley Resort in Mono, Ontario on August 16. Thanks to everyone who came out to support our Education Fund! Stay tuned for information about our 2019 tournament.

This is Long Term Care

This event profiles new and emerging research and innovation in a unique forum designed for learning, networking and information sharing. It provides an unparalleled opportunity for our members to hear about existing best practice programs that have tools, resources, policies and procedures which can be implemented across the sector to address quality of care. Participants who attend learn about a variety of innovative programs that are already in use in Ontario and how they align with the current health care landscape, including the benefits that result. Approximately 500 policymakers, researchers, students, aging care leaders, front-line staff, family caregivers and innovators in aging care attend this conference. Thanks to everyone who attended This is Long Term Care 2018: Disrupting the Norm, November 14-16, 2018, in Toronto. Click here for more information about this event.

Save the date for This is Long Term Care 2019 

This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together will take place September 17-19, 2019 at the Beanfield Centre in Toronto. This event will provide an unparalleled opportunity to hear about cutting-edge ideas from around the world, as well as existing best practice programs that have tools, resources, policies and procedures which can influence, impact or initiate change across borders.

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Registration for This is Long Term Care 2019 is OPEN! Click here for more information or to register today!


Additional events of interest to those working in the long-term care sector can be viewed here in our events calendar.