Programs and Services

Private Nursing Care

  • Health and Wellness
  • Home Support and Accommodations

Private Companies:
Fees may vary between agencies Research different agencies by looking for:

  • One that has been in business for a substantial time
  • Run by someone with a nursing background
  • Specializes in providing home care
  • Regularly reviews customer satisfaction
  • Has a registered nurse responsible for the nursing care plan
  • Welcomes input from the patient and family
  • Has nursing specialists available for specific illnesses, i.e. MS

If the person is not hiring through an agency, ask to see the caregiver's certificate and check through the College of Nurses. The College of Nurses (CNO) is responsible for investigating all written or recorded complaints about a nurse from members of the public, employers or fellow nurses.

For more information:

Phone: 1-800-387-5526 (CNO Toll-free) or 416-928-0900 (CNO Local)

Visit the College of Nurses of Ontario website here

Disclaimer: The MS Society is an independent, voluntary health agency and does not approve, endorse or recommend any specific product or therapy but provides information to assist individuals in making their own decisions. For specific information and advice, please consult your personal physician. Read our full privacy policy.

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