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CARP Municipal Poll Report

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Key Findings Two thirds of members live in cities and virtually all agree these cities (and towns) should have recall power over mayors and councilors. Most see this recall power being exercised by a simple majority of council. Two thirds do not agree Canadian municipalities currently have enough tools to deal with wrongdoing by elected officials. While the majority agree … Read more

Posted in Your Finances, Your Health, Your Rights

Dementia Solutions – Caregiving Advice, September Update

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Dementia expert, Karen Tyrell, offers answers to www.carp.ca visitors for their situation-specific questions. Karen is a dementia consultant who can point you in the right direction, giving quick insight and personalized answers to help you with dementia care challenges. Do you have a specific question relating to dementia that you need answered? Please submit your questions by email to: DearDementiaSolutions@gmail.com … Read more

Posted in Community, Dementia Solutions - Caregiving Advice, National

Celebrate Seniors Day with your local CARP Chapter!!! Zoomin’ Along!

Celebrate Seniors Day with your local CARP Chapter!!!  Zoomin’ Along!

Celebrate Seniors Day with your local CARP Chapter!!! CARP Greater Bay of Quinte Area Chapter #39 invites all members and non-members to this informative event….  We will be raising our CARP Chapter’s #39 flag at 9:30 am at the Bay of Quinte Golf & Country Club And then ……………. “ZOOMIN‘ Along“ Wednesday, Oct.1, 2014 from 9:30am-2:00pm at the Bay of Quinte … Read more

Posted in Community, Greater Bay of Quinte Area, Your Finances, Your Health

“Discover the Quality in Ontario Wine Country” Featured at Our Community Meetings in September

“Discover the Quality in Ontario Wine Country” Featured at Our Community Meetings in September

Information posted August 26, 2015   Fall is almost here and that means its time for our monthly Community Meetings to begin. But first we would like to thank everyone who participated in our recent surveys. From your replies  you expressed a desire for more light hearted presentations.  You also told us about the many serious issues facing seniors and we … Read more

Posted in Halton Region, Uncategorized

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Your Board of Directors are busy planning events for 2014 and will continue to update you on this website as plans come together. Highlights of what we are currently working on … •  All Candidates Meetings for the Municipal Elections, in cooperation with the Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce, (Highlands East – Sept 23rd; Algonquin Highlands - Sept 25th; Dysart – Sept 30th; Minden Hills … Read more

Posted in Haliburton Highlands

Dementia Solutions – Caregiving Advice, August Update

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Dementia expert, Karen Tyrell, offers answers to www.carp.ca visitors for their situation-specific questions.  Karen is a dementia consultant who can point you in the right direction, giving quick insight and personalized answers to help you with dementia care challenges. Do you have a specific question relating to dementia that you need answered? Please submit your questions by email to: DearDementiaSolutions@gmail.com August, … Read more

Posted in Community, Dementia Solutions - Caregiving Advice, National

The Middle-Aged Guide to Growing Up: Star Gazer

The Middle-Aged Guide to Growing Up: Star Gazer

By A. Boomer A. Boomer is a CARP member who shares his experiences growing up middle aged, every two weeks in the CARP ActionOnline newsletter. He is back by popular demand with his new blog, The Middle Aged Guide to Growing Up, after completing his previous blog, the Caregiver’s Diary, which concluded upon the death of the parents for whom … Read more

Posted in Your Rights

CARP LGBT/RRIF Poll Report

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Key Findings – LGBT Seniors July 14, 2014: CARP members identify as LGBT at the same rate as the general populace 65 years and older, and are just as likely to know someone who is gay, but they are about half as likely to have a gay family member. On the other hand, they are more likely than the general … Read more

Posted in 2013 CARP Poll Reports, Your Finances, Your Health, Your Rights