Benefits of being an Ontario Long Term Care Association member

Become an Ontario Long Term Care Association member today. You can choose to be a home member, a commercial member or an affiliate member. Each membership type has its benefits including access to the latest Association research and publications, invitations to various Association events, special awards and recognition, and various discounts available only to our members.

For more information about our memberships or to request a membership package, please contact Jamie Sanders, Manager, Member Services and Communications, at jsanders@oltca.com or 647.256.3490 ext. 3503.

Highlights of our benefits packages for home members include:

  • Educational  opportunities targeted to management and department heads including This is Long-Term Care, a two-day event that highlights the latest research and innovation in residential and seniors care
  • Reduced registration fees to our Annual Convention and Trade Show, Together We Care, which offers something for every department in your home through two days of informative sessions, workshops and networking opportunities
  • Access to the Ontario Long Term Care Continuing Education Fund, available to staff of all member homes to pursue continuing education opportunities
  • A subscription to Long Term Care Today, the leading journal for long-term care providers in Canada
  • A subscription to the Association’s weekly e-newsletter to keep you updated on issues and activities important to your daily operations and the latest long-term care and health care news, as well as access to Association bulletins for more urgent sector-related updates
  • An opportunity for active home members to participate in post-Board Meeting conference calls to provide their feedback on current issues and activities
  • Access to the electronic version of the annual Membership and Services Directory, a valuable reference and networking resource
  • Comprehensive property and liability insurance at highly competitive rates tailored specifically to the long-term care sector and available only to Association home members; our Tailored Insurance Program (TIP) is the benchmark for long-term care insurance coverage in Canada
  • Access to a Group Home and Auto Program offering highly competitive pricing for the insurance needs of you and your staff
  • Optional participation in the Ontario Long Term Care Association Pension Plan, offering you and your staff maximum choice and flexibility with minimal administration requirements and expense


Highlights of our benefits packages for commercial members include:

  • An opportunity to attend, exhibit at, and/or sponsor all Association events, including:
    • Together We Care - Convention and Trade Show (Spring)
    • This is Long-Term Care (Fall)
    • Annual Golf Tournament (September)
  • Ample networking opportunities with home members at Association events
  • Access to an electronic version of the Association’s membership contact information (Excel)
  • Inclusion of your company’s information on our Membership Goods and Services Directory
  • A subscription to Long Term Care Today, the leading journal for long-term care providers in Canada
  • An opportunity to advertise in our Directory, on our website or in Long Term Care Today 
  • A subscription to the Association’s weekly e-newsletter to keep you updated on issues and activities important to your daily operations and the latest long-term care and health care news, as well as access to Association bulletins for more urgent sector-related updates
  • Discounted courier services through partnership with ShipLama
  • Invitations to our CEO Series events which provide information to commercial members only, related to the sector’s changing landscape, critical issues and upcoming opportunities
  • Access to the Ontario Long Term Care Association’s Commercial Member Award for Best New LTC Product or Service


Highlights of our benefits packages for affiliate members include:

  • Access to the leaders, decision-makers and caregivers in the long-term care sector
  • Educational  opportunities including This is Long-Term Care, a two-day event that highlights the latest research and innovation in residential and seniors care, our Annual Convention and Trade Show, Together We Care, which offers something for everyone through through two days of informative sessions, workshops and networking opportunities
  • A subscription to Long Term Care Today, the leading journal for long-term care providers in Canada
  • Letters of support, consulting assistance and expert advice for research projects, funding proposals or knowledge transfer activities targeting long-term care, including promotion of events and dissemination of research findings or tools and resources
  • A subscription to the Association’s weekly e-newsletter to keep you updated on issues and activities important to your daily operations and the latest long-term care and health care news
  • Access to the electronic version of the annual Membership and Services Directory, a valuable reference and networking resource


For more information about our memberships or to request a membership package, please contact Jamie Sanders at jsanders@oltca.com or 647.256.3490 ext. 3503.