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Wondering what to do in retirement? Here are 50 ideas
Wondering what to do in retirement? Here are 50 ideas

One of the most incredible things about retirement is the time you’ll have to try different activities. But that doesn’t mean you’ll immediately be clear […]

Insurance plans for retirement: Why you need more than provincial health coverage when you retire
Insurance plans for retirement: Why you need more than provincial health coverage when you retire

Canada has universal health care, but it doesn’t cover all the procedures, treatments and prescriptions you may need. One of the decisions you’ll make as […]

Six qualities of a solid estate plan
Six qualities of a solid estate plan

Prepared by Willful for RTOERO Estate planning and making a will is one of those tasks that can feel extremely overwhelming. It’s unsurprising that over […]

10 practical ways to reduce your carbon footprint
10 practical ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Your carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gases, including carbon dioxide and methane, that are generated by your lifestyle choices and actions. To […]

Auditor General Report on Pandemic Readiness/Response in LTC: RTOERO Response to Ontario Government
Auditor General Report on Pandemic Readiness/Response in LTC: RTOERO Response to Ontario Government

Download the full response as a PDF. Dear Premier, Re: Auditor General Report on Pandemic Readiness/Response in LTC: RTOERO Response to Ontario Government As a voice […]

Utiva helps the RTOERO Foundation celebrate Mother’s Day with a matching gift
Utiva helps the RTOERO Foundation celebrate Mother’s Day with a matching gift

For Mother’s Day 2021, the RTOERO Foundation created a unique eblast campaign to raise funds and celebrate the mothers in our lives. What made this […]

Is dental insurance worth it in retirement?
Is dental insurance worth it in retirement?

Maintaining your oral health is important for your general health and well-being. Having access to coverage may make you more likely to access preventative care […]

RTOERO response to 2021 New Brunswick public health care consultation
RTOERO response to 2021 New Brunswick public health care consultation

We recently submitted the following response to a consultation on health care in New Brunswick. We respond to public consultation opportunities that align with our […]

Collective Impact and Integrating Care – Creating a Compassionate North York
Collective Impact and Integrating Care – Creating a Compassionate North York

This webinar was presented by the RTOERO Foundation featuring expert, Ivy Wong on April 7, 2021. Ivy Wong is the Sr. Lead, OHT and System […]