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Friday, August 28, 2009

Massachusetts Advocates for Nursing Home Reform

Advocates for MA Nursing Home Residents and Nursing Home Reform
The Massachusetts Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (“MANHR”) is a network of family members, friends and advocates of long-term care residents.

Mission Statement
MANHR’s mission is to improve the quality of care and ensure the dignity and quality of life for MA long-term care residents.


* To promote effective solutions for achieving compassionate, individualized care for MA long-term care residents, with Culture Change as a primary focus;
* To empower Family-Run Councils in MA long-term care facilities;
* To provide education, resources, and support on long-term care issues to Members and the general public.

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead (1901-1978)