What we do

The Ministry of Long-Term Care oversees long-term care in Ontario, including:

  • supporting the building of new homes and upgrading outdated homes
  • setting the legislation, regulations and policies that all homes must follow
  • developing programs to attract and retain workers
  • inspecting homes and ensuring standards are met

Published plans and annual reports 2022–2023

Agencies, boards and commissions

The Minister of Long-Term Care shares funding and accountability authorities for long-term care under the Connecting Care Act, 2019 for:


The ministry administers the following legislation:

Ministry of Long-Term Care
400 University Avenue, 6th Floor
Toronto, Ontario M7A 1N3

Minister, media and news