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How Can I Keep My Dad from Wandering Away from the Care Home?

June 13, 2017

June 13, 2017 - Dear Dementia Solutions: “I was contacted by the care home where my dad stays and informed that ...

Age Friendly Cities

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Grey Matters: It’s wrong to see older Canadians as a drain on the system

June 12, 2017

Wanda Morris, Postmedia News | May 31, 2017 6:30 PM ET According to newly released Statistics Canada census data, ...

Caregiver Campaign

A diverse group of adults and seniors 45-95 years old.

Resources for Canadians as we age

June 12, 2017

While we advocate daily for better laws and regulations to protect your health and finances, you still have to cope ...

In The News

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Consumers Need Better Bank Regulation

June 9, 2017

June 9, 2017 - Courtesy of several recent in-depth CBC reports, we are aware of allegations of upselling and forgery by ...

Health

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CARP Survey Reveals How to Avoid Loneliness as We Age

June 5, 2017

June 5, 2017 - It would be easy to think that the best way to avoid loneliness later in life is to have a big family ...

Elder Abuse

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CARP calls for public inquiry into elder abuse

June 5, 2017

June 5, 2017 - Last week, CARP called for a public inquiry into how long-term care deals with abuse and untimely deaths ...

In The News

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CARP Calls for Public Inquiry After Wettlaufer Pleads Guilty to Long-Term Care Murders

June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (Toronto, ON) - CARP is calling for a public inquiry into how long-term care deals with abuse, ...

Finance

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Grey Matters: Why Embedded Commissions are Good for Mutual Fund Firms, but Bad for Investors

May 29, 2017

WANDA MORRIS, POSTMEDIA NEWS 05.24.2017 Canada is an international laggard when it comes to investor protection. ...

Health

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CARP Nova Scotia: Healthcare Reform Begins with Timely Essential Healthcare

May 25, 2017

“Timely essential healthcare is a right of every Nova Scotian including seniors,” says Ian MacDonald, Chair CARP ...

Finance

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Making Workplace Pension Plans More Sustainable

May 23, 2017

May 19, 2017, Toronto - Ontario is moving forward with changes that will help ensure workers' retirement benefits are ...