We'll Help You Navigate The Long-Term Care System

Friends of Residents in Long-Term Care (FORLTC) is a private, nonprofit 501c3 based in North Carolina. We are an independent, consumer-focused organization providing advocacy and education on long-term care issues. Please support our mission by making a donation.

Mission  Why do we exist?

Our mission is to advance quality of life for individuals receiving long term care services in North Carolina. 

Vision – What is the impact of our work?

We represent the voice of resents and families in the public policy discourse. Our vision is to empower residents and families and to improve the quality of long-term care in North Carolina by providing a statewide network of education, advocacy, and support.

Values – What do we believe in?

We believe in strengthening partnerships throughout the aging services community by working collaboratively with residents, families, providers, and advocates to achieve our vision.  We believe that by building a sustainable, statewide network of engaged advocates and consumers we will be able to improve the quality of life and quality of care in long-term care in North Carolina. Our motto is "Quality Care, No Matter Where!"