GNAO Professional Advocacy

Gerontological nursing is political. GNAO’s Professional Advocacy Director works with the Board, GNAO Members and Chapters to coordinate advocacy and political activism activities for the client, gerontological nurse and health care system.

Professional Advocacy Director – Jen Calver Email


Joint Letter to Health and Seniors Minister re LTCs June 1 2020 2pm

GNAO-CGNA Joint Letter-Long Term Care Report-May28 2020

2020 Vision – Improving Long-Term Care for People in Canada June 1 2020-1

CNA- GNAO PA: Video Capsule COVID-19 Series


Media Release from March 2013


The Importance of Research to help Policy Makers Improve Resident Care in Long-Term Care Homes – May 2014
Faith Donald, PhD, NP-PHC

Open Letter to the Editor – Medication Use in LTC – April 2014
Ryan Miller, Past Professional Advocacy Director

Open Letter to the Editor – Retirement Home Fires – January 2014
Ryan Miller, Past Professional Advocacy Director

Hamilton Cares – Letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne – March 2013

The Gerontological Nursing Association Ontario