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CARP Advocacy responds to Ontario’s Auditor General Report on GFB

December 5, 2015

Below is a podcast of Goldhawk Fights Back [GFB] that aired on December 3, 2015 featuring an interview with Michael ...

Carol in Your Corner: A Caregiver’s Story

June 18, 2015

Wendy’s grandparents – he was a professor at McGill University – always had students living with them. One of ...

Decreasing Mobility: Assisted Living Facility or Adapt a Home to Match Needs?

November 10, 2014

Editor's Note: This column is a guest-article penned by architect and author David Reich (full bio below). The author ...

Real problems begin after leaving hospital, seniors say

October 4, 2013

Home care difficult to access, starts too late For the most part, Dorothy Thompson said she's happy with the care ...

Sudbury Chapter Chair's "Eureka!" moment, now a reality!

September 21, 2013

Editor's Note: Earlier this week, CARP Sudbury Chapter Chair Pat Douglas was among the guests invited to give a talk ...

Sudbury Chapter Chair Pat Douglas Interviewed by CBC re: New All-Inclusive Care Centre for Seniors

September 21, 2013

September 16th, 2013 SUDBURY, ON: Thanks in part to Pat Douglas, CARP Sudbury's Chapter Chair, frail senior citizens in ...

The Short Term Assessment and Treatment Centre (STAT) aims to keep seniors out of hospital

September 21, 2013

STAT aims to keep seniors out of hospital Norma Nikitin said she owes her independence to Health Sciences North's ...

How One Group of Seniors Bucked Convention and Avoided the Retirement Home

August 9, 2013

Seniors in Boston's Beacon Hill enjoy each other's company at a social organized by a nonprofit they created to help ...

The Straight Goods on Ontario Changes to Physio and Excercise/Fall Prevention Programs

May 17, 2013

The Ontario Government announced in April that it will make changes to the way rehabilitation services are provided ...

Ontario Ministry of Health News Release: More Seniors to Benefit from Physiotherapy and Exercise

April 19, 2013

New Ontario Government Expanding Access to Care for Seniors April 18th, 2013: Ontario will provide more than 200,000 ...