Ontario CLRI Resources

Access free resources from the Ontario CLRI

The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care (CLRI) works to improve the health and well-being of people who live and work in long-term care through education, innovation and knowledge mobilization. Our free resources for PSWs are on our website: clri-ltc.ca

Orientation for PSWs in Long-Term Care

If you are new to long-term care, start with our orientation webpage to get you ready to work in an LTC home. Explore the orientation page: clri-ltc.ca/orientation. The orientation covers 18 topics, including:

  • What is Long-Term Care
  • Infection Control
  • Communications and Person-Centred Language
  • Supporting Mobility
  • Support at Mealtime, Bathing, Oral Care and Dressing

Free continuing education for PSWs in our eLearning Hub

The Ontario CLRI eLearning hub is free and easy to use. Check out our eLearning courses to refresh or enhance your knowledge in your role as a PSW. Learn about communicating with residents and families during the end-of-life, how to safely lift and transfer residents, how to speak to and about residents, how to involve  families or caregivers, and proper infection control practices  (new modules coming soon!). Register for your free account today and get unlimited access! Explore the eLearning Hub: learn.clri-ltc.ca