Have a Voice

Group working together and brainstorming ideas, inclusive is one idea written on a piece of paperThe Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has started a new and important initiative, the Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC), they recently invited Ontarians to apply to be a member of the Council. 

The chosen volunteers possess experiences and perspectives about the health system that will help ensure the issues and priorities of patients, family members, and caregivers are clearly heard and understood by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. 

The Council will advise on changes in how care is delivered, new initiatives the Ministry is planning to undertake, and how it can better engage with members of the public. You don’t need to be a health care expert or a frequent user of the health care system to participate. 

Visit www.ontario.ca/patientengagement to learn more about the council and the current status.

Read these frequently asked questions to learn more about serving on the Patient and Family Advisory Council.