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2018 Ontario Budget Submission

February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018 CARP's submission for the 2018 Ontario Budget focused on the following three priorities: ...

Long-Term Care Needs to Change with the Times

January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018 – We have a crisis in long-term care in Canada. “We are still using a model for ...

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 ...

Grey Matters: Mistreatment and abuse of patients in long-term care homes is anything but rare

May 16, 2017

Wanda Morris, Postmedia News | May 16, 2017 12:41 PM ET It was over 3 decades ago, but I still remember the elegant ...

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James Acker dies after nursing home beating

April 18, 2017

April 18, 2017 - James Acker, an 86 year-old father and husband, was living in a long-term care facility in Dundas, ...

CARP Poll Key Findings on Long-Term Care Facilities

March 10, 2017

March 10, 2017 - CARP's long-term care facility survey was completed by over 3800 of its members from every province ...

First Step Toward Justice After Her Father’s Beating

March 10, 2017

On March 9th, 2017, CARP was invited to sit in the Ontario Legislature Members’ gallery by Ontario NDP Long-Term Care ...

CARP Poll Reveals Little Faith in Long-Term Care

March 9, 2017

March 9, 2017 – A poll released by CARP shows deep dissatisfaction with long-term care facilities across the country. ...

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How Do I Protect My Mum from Violent Outbursts by Other Residents at Her Care Home?

March 9, 2017

Dear Dementia Solutions: “I recently received alarming news—while sitting in the TV room at the care centre where ...

Announcing CARP’s 2017 Impact Report

February 15, 2017

February 2017 - CARP released its 2017 Impact Report & 2016 Annual Review which highlights the advocacy group`s ...