End-of-Life Care Archives - CARP

End-of-Life Care Posts

Prohibiting assisted dying does more harm than good

July 4, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 07.03.2018   As a society, our views and opinions change over time, but sometimes ...

Shielding ourselves from the realities of death

June 19, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 06.19.2018   Many of us have been taught to avoid talking about religion or ...

An overwhelming 99 per cent of CARP respondents say long-term care is a key issue in upcoming election

June 1, 2018

June 1, 2018 – TORONTO, ON: According to CARP’s latest poll, an overwhelming 99 per cent of its member respondents ...

Almost half of Ontarians believe next generation’s health care will be worse

May 25, 2018

May 25, TORONTO – According to a new poll conducted by CARP and the Ontario Medical Association (OMA), only 9 per ...

Protections Needed for Those Who Choose Assisted Dying

February 20, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 02.20.2018 I had taken a wrong turn. I smiled to myself as I imagined sharing the ...

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 Members Support Advance Directives for Assisted Dying

March 27, 2017

For Immediate Release March 27, 2017 A recent poll of CARP members indicates support for Quebec Health Minister ...

CARP Cautions Against Callous Cuts

February 15, 2017

For Immediate Release TORONTO, ON - CARP is calling on Toronto City Council to abandon its ill-considered cuts to ...

James Acker

Family reaches out to CARP after father assaulted in long-term care

February 1, 2017

Mr. Richard Carbino sent a desperate note to CARP President, Moses Znaimer, on the evening of January 30th, wondering ...

How Do Long Term Care Homes Measure Up?

January 13, 2017

Ontario The link below provides information about Long-Term Care (LTC) homes in Ontario. LTC homes are co-funded by ...