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Improvements to elderly home care promised

With a large aging population on the rise, home care has become an very important issue that northern Ontario candidates are now promising solutions for as the election approaches. Timmins-James Bay Progressive Conservative candidate Steve Black said his party also wants to improve service by shifting the funding to the front line workers.“Remove some of that bureaucracy and really shift the funding to the front lines, so that patients really see where the funds are being spent,” he said.“Remove some of that bureaucracy and really shift the funding to the front lines, so that patients really see where the funds are being spent,” he said.