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- Website: Government of Ontario
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
The Long-Term Care Home Rate Reduction Program helps low-income, long-term-care home residents pay for basic accommodation.
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low-income , funding , support, benefits
How was this rated?
Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 10/17/2018 3:37:09 PM
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