Grey County operates three long-term care homes across the County; Grey Gables in Markdale, Lee Manor in Owen Sound and Rockwood Terrace in Durham.
We are passionate about providing the highest quality service for our residents and each home is dedicated to ensuring that Grey County’s tagline – “Colour It Your Way” is the foundation of all care and service. We collaborate with those who live and work in our homes, our volunteers, families and community partners to provide care and service that focus on optimizing life purpose.
We strive every day to enrich the quality of life for residents by providing exceptional care and service. Our mission “to help you colour your life your way” sets the standard for the values within each home. We commit to “Colour It” through:
- Organizational Quality & Safety
- U are the Centre of All We Do
- Together for Tomorrow
How do I apply for Long Term Care?
Your local Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) determines eligibility and coordinates the application process for long-term care. For more information about the process please contact your local CCAC or visit their website at ccac-ont.ca for more detailed information.
What kind of accommodation is available and is there subsidization?
Long-term care homes offer different types of accommodation which includes private, semi and basic accommodation. Based on the individual’s income, subsidization may be available for basic accommodation.
Is there accommodation for couples?
Yes, our homes can accommodate couples who wish to share a room.
Is there a waiting list?
Yes, the long-term care homes do have a waiting list which is managed by CCAC. The CCAC determines an individual’s priority for the list.
Are there extra costs for services outside of the accommodation rate?
Some examples of extra costs outside of the accommodation rate include telephone, cable, hairdressing services, foot care and dental care.
Is there registered staff on duty 24 hours per day?
The homes staffing patterns include both registered nurses and registered practical nurses.
How do I arrange for a tour?
A tour can be arranged by contacting the home directly by either phone or e-mail.
Are the activities programs geared to all levels of residents?
The Activation staff organizes and provides a wide variety of programs for the enjoyment of the residents.