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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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CARP Inter-generational Poll Report

May 13, 2016

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