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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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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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