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CARP Caregiver Campaign Coming Soon – Tell Us Your Stories!

September 1, 2016

On September 20, 2016 CARP will begin a campaign in support of caregivers. “Despite the tremendous value unpaid ...

Stay Up To Date on our Caregiver Campaign!

August 31, 2016

CARP Kicks off National Caregiving Campaign in Charlottetown! VP of Advocacy and COO, Wanda Morris is on a ...

Time for Governments to Care for Caregivers

August 30, 2016

Originally published in Charlottetown Guardian, Aug 30, 2016 If you’re over 45 years old and living in Canada, ...

Caregiver Campaign kicks off with event in Charlottetown

August 26, 2016

CARP's new Vice President, Advocacy, Wanda Morris, is embarking on a cross-Canada tour visiting the volunteer-led CARP ...

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, ...