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DISGRACEFUL CONDITIONS IN LONG TERM CARE HOMES (French version)
1972-2005

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To improve the quality of services for vulnerable seniors and other persons with significant and persistant disabilities. (French version)
Presented to the Minister, April 5, 2019

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Recommendations for a future long term care policy (French version)

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REPLAY OF THE LIVE WEBCAST OF THE HVD 2018 CONFERENCE
"TOGETHER... PROMOTING QUALTY OF LIFE FOR RESIDENTS"

You can finally watch the replay of the live webcast of the HVD Conference 2018 "Together... promoting quality of life for residents" , a training conference on how to exercise and ensure the respect for the rights of residents living in public long term care settings (CHSLD).

This event gathered more than 150 participants on October 24 at the Nouvel Hotel and Spa situated in Montreal. HVD invites you to review and share these educational capsules with your friends, partners and colleagues.

Each capsule is accompanied by a summary description. A list of useful links and documents accompany each capsule to help you deepen your knowledge.

Each capsule is available in French or English via the HVD website.

  • RIGHTS OF SENIORS

    WELCOME SPEECH: " TOGETHER... PROMOTING QUALITY OF LIFE FOR RESIDENTS "
    Handicap-Vie-Dignité’s Conference on the rights of residents and how to advocate for them in public long-term care settings (2018)

  • DEPLORABLE CONDITIONS IN CHSLDS

    BACKGROUND AND RAISON-D’ÊTRE OF THE CONFERENCE - THE HÉLÈNE RUMAK FUND  AS PART OF THE HISTORICAL CLASS ACTION AGREEMENT BETWEEN HANDICAP-VIE-DIGNITÉ AND HÔPITAL SAINT-CHARLES-BORROMÉE (Centre d'hébergement Paul-Émile-Léger)

     

     

  • CLASS ACTION SUIT AGAINST CHSLD SAINT-CHARLES-BORROMÉE

    PROGRESS REPORT ON PUBLIC LONG-TERM CARE NURSING HOMES IN QUEBEC (2018+) MEETING THE CHALLENGES OF PROVIDING A TIGHTENED SAFETY NET FOR VULNERABLE RESIDENTS

     

     

  • CONDITION OF PRÉPOSÉS AUX BÉNÉFICIAIRES IN CHSLDS

    PANEL : TRANSFORMING AN INSTITUTIONAL CULTURE TOWARDS PROPER TREATMENT AND RESPECT OF RESIDENTS’ RIGHTS

  • HOW TO TRANSFORM AN INSTITUTIONAL CULTURE

    WORKSHOP 1 - ROLE AND LIMITS OF USERS’ COMMITTEES IN RESPONDING TO SITUATIONS OF MISTREATMENT IN LONG TERM CARE

  • HOW COMPLAINTS ARE MANAGED IN CHSLDS

    WORKSHOP 2 - ADVOCACY: A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO PROMOTE THE RIGHTS TO DIGNITY AND QUALITY OF CARE OF RESIDENTS IN SITUATIONS OF VULNERABILITY

  • ADVOCACY TO PROMOTE RESIDENT RIGHTS

    WORKSHOP 3 - ENSURING PERSONHOOD AT THE NUCLEUS OF INDIVIDUALIZED CARE

  • TOWARD PERSON-CENTERED CARE

    WORKSHOP 4 - PREVENTING THE USE OF PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL (ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUGS) RESTRAINTS: FINDING ALTERNATIVES

  • USE OF ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUGS AS RESTRAINTS

    CONCLUSION - RECOMMENDATIONS & CONCLUSION: CONFERENCE HVD 2018  TOGETHER PROMOTING  QUALITY OF LIFE FOR RESIDENTS