Public & Patient Engagement

Long Term Care Advisory Council

What is the Advisory Council for Long Term Care?

The WRHA Advisory Council for  Long Term Care is a mechanism for providing input and feedback about long term care services in Winnipeg. The purpose of the council is to provide resident and family perspectives on long term care issues, initiatives and overall strategies.


  • The council is made up of residents and family members who have lived experience using long term care services in Winnipeg.
  • Council is comprised of approximately sixteen members.
  • Members volunteer for a two-year term and attend four to six meetings a year (between September and June).
  • Efforts are made to ensure that representation on council reflects the diversity of individuals served by the Long Term Care Program.

Advisory Council Role

  • Members bring resident and family perspectives on a broad range of issues that impact the lives of people using long term care services in Winnipeg.
  • Members provide input and feedback with respect to the planning, implementation and improvement of long term care services and other regional initiatives.

We need community people

We are looking for individuals who have lived experience using long term care services in Winnipeg.

Support for Council members

If a Council member identifies any barriers to attend meetings, staff can assist by arranging for transportation.

Interested in getting involved?

If you have questions, or would like more information about WRHA Advisory Council for Long Term Care, please contact Shauna Lagimodiere at 204‐940-8510 or via e-mail to

Download poster (English)

Download poster (French)

Download application form (English)

Download application form (French)

Selected applicants will be invited to participate in an interview process that will take place in June 2018 for terms beginning September 2018.

Deadline for application: Friday, May 18, 2018

Mail the completed application to:

Deborah Hildebrandt
Administrative Secretary
Advisory Council for Long Term Care
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
3401 Roblin Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3R 0C6

Email to or send by fax to: 204 940-8610.

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