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Earlier this year, FCO developed and distributed a Family Council Needs Assessment Survey. The purpose of the Needs Assessment was to collect data from Family Councils and Long Term Care Home staff across Ontario to identify and understand any...

We are pleased to announce that the final report from the Change Foundation's Long-Term Care Councils Project is now available. The Spotlight Report explores how Residents' and Family Councils contribute to quality improvement and how they...

FCO is thrilled to announce that this year's Family Council Week theme is  'Changing the Way We Care: Innovation & Transformation.'

Family Council Week is June 3rd-9th 2017.

To download the poster,...

Join us for our bi-ennial Conference! This year's theme is 'Changing the Way We Care: Innovation & Transformation!' This two-day event will feature informative and engaging plenaries, hands-on breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and...

Family Councils Ontario is pleased to once again present the Outstanding Family Council Member Award! This award will recognize the outstanding contributions of one Family Council member and will be presented at our...

Champlain Region Family Council Network (CRFCN) held its 2016 Fall Conference on November 5th 2016. The Conference materials are posted below.

Conference notes (...

Strong facilitation skills are essential to running effective Council meetings, events, and initiatives. Join us for a hands-on workshop on Family Council...

Project status:

As of February 1st, 3 project site Family Councils have been selected. Burloak Long Term Care Centre (Burlington), Apotex Jewish Home for the Aged (Toronto), and St. Peter's...

If you're looking to learn more about how to manage conflict within your Family Council, join us on Tuesday March 7th 2-3pm!

The Osgoode Mediation Clinic (OMC) webinar will highlight the power of mediation in resolving complex and...

The Ontario government has announced proposed changes to the Long-Term Care Homes Quality Inspection Program. For more details, and to access the audio clip of our Executive Director's interview with CBC Radio,...