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Find Caregiver Supports and Resources Across Canada

August 10, 2016

More than 8 million Canadians act as caregivers for family or friends. These caregivers quietly make up the backbone of ...

Caregiving by the numbers

August 10, 2016

Facts and figures More than 8 million Canadians provided informal care to family member or friend.1 More than 1 ...

Need to make your home caregiver-ready? There’s help

August 10, 2016

As we age the way we interact with our home changes. For caregivers this can present one of two problems – either ...

Canada lags behind OECD on homecare, caregiver supports

July 29, 2016

CARP members overwhelmingly would rather age in place at home – as do most Canadians. When people need home care, ...

Behavioural checklist could help diagnose dementia early

July 26, 2016

It may not take expensive diagnostic equipment to help catch dementia early. New research from the Hotchkiss Brain ...

CARP Poll: Caregiving summary

July 25, 2016

At some point in our lives, most of us will have to provide care and support to a loved one as they age. For CARP, ...

CARP welcomes Ontario’s commitment to investments in home care, supports for caregivers

July 22, 2016

TORONTO – The government’s announcement that it will be investing $100 million in home care services, and supports ...

CARP Poll results: Mental Health

May 30, 2016

Key findings Great news! When it comes to mental health, more than three quarters of CARP members consider themselves ...

Budget 2016: Keeping Government’s ‘Feet to the Fire’

May 13, 2016

On March 22, 2016, the newly elected federal government will release its first budget. CARP is calling on Prime ...

CARP Inter-generational Poll Report

May 13, 2016

Key Findings September 24, 2015: Virtually all members have children, grandchildren and even great-grandchildren, ...