We all want to feel safe, secure and free from harm. Your safety and your protection is our priority.
Looking for a retirement home?
Are you a retirement home resident?
Find out how we protect your interests, how to report harm, apply for emergency funding and more.
Applying for a Licence?
Find all the tools and information you need to apply.
Information for Licensees and Operators
Ready-to-print fact sheets, guidelines and posters to keep you informed.
Who is RHRA?
The Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA) is an independent, self-funded, not-for-profit corporation established by the Ontario government under the Retirement Homes Act, 2010.Mission & Vision Statement
Highlights from 2016-2017
Inquiries handled through RHRA’s intake department
Inspections on retirement homes completed
Licences to operate a retirement home issued
Stakeholder outreach initiatives conducted by RHRA staff
Licenced retirement homes in Ontario
Information for Operators
The RHRA has compiled education and resource materials designed for retirement home operators to better understand and meet the standards in the Act and Regulations. Please refer to the additional sections or contact us if you need further assistance after reviewing these materials.
We all want our parents and grandparents to live in safety and comfort. That’s why all of the work we do at the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority is driven by our vision that Ontarians have choice and the protection they need to live with confidence and dignity in retirement homes.
Bonnie Rose, CEO and Registrar, RHRA