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How to Apply

How to Apply

You must contact the Central East Local Health Integration Network (CE LHIN) at 310-2222 (no area code needed) or toll free at 1-800-263-3877 or visit http://www.centraleastlhin.on.ca/.

 

Your LHIN is your single point of access to information about, and to apply for admission to, Long-Term Care Homes. You cannot apply directly to the Long-Term Care Home.

 

Your LHIN Case Manager can:

• Provide information about Long-Term Care Homes

• Provide information about financial options, if required

• Carry out an assessment at your home or in hospital and determine your eligibility

• Help you with the application forms and coordinate the application process to facilitate access to Long-Term Care

• Provide information on alternatives to Long-Term Care Homes, such as supportive/assistive housing, retirement homes and senior’s apartments

• Empower you or your decision-makers with the information you need to make an informed decision on a Long-Term Care Home that suits your needs and interests

• Place you, if necessary, on the waiting lists of the Long-Term Care Homes you select

• Offer you a bed in a chosen Long-Term Care Home when one becomes available

 

 

Eligibility

To qualify to move into a Long-Term Care Home, you must:

• Be 18 years of age or older

• Have a valid Ontario Health Card

• Have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of care giving, Care in Your Home or Care in Your Community

• Have health care needs that can be met in a Long-Term Care Home

 

To appeal a decision that states you are not eligible, ask your LHIN Case Manager for the appropriate contact names and phone numbers.

 

To book a tour, please contact our Administrative Assistant at (905) 576-0111 ext 258 or email at info@sunnycrest.ca.

 

 

 

 

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