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CARP NOVA SCOTIA ANNUAL MEETING Mon June 13, 6:30 pm Westin Hotel

May 23, 2016

You and your friends are invited to the CARP Nova Scotia Annual Meeting! Monday June 13th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm Westin ...

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Use of surveillance tech to monitor seniors at home on rise

March 10, 2014

Growing number of seniors agree to be tracked by their caregivers to stay in their homes longer When Ross Armstrongs ...

Majority of Seniors Living at Home, StatsCan Study Reveals

February 27, 2014

New figures from Statistics Canada show that 92 percent of all seniors aged 65 and older are living at home, while ...

Seniors' 911 calls cut in half by weekly paramedics visits

November 15, 2013

Several years ago, paramedics in Deep River, Ont., came to the realization that most of their 911 emergency calls ...

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 ...

Aging in Place: A vision for home care in New Brunswick

January 25, 2013

In New Brunswick, the proportion of seniors increased by 15 per cent over the last five years, while the number of ...

Aging with dignity

September 21, 2012

It’s not the sexiest area of research nor the most lucrative but Suzanne Labarge, a retired RBC executive, ...

IRPP STUDY: Financing Long-Term Care in Canada

July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012 - The Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) released a report comparing three different ...

Bill 2, an Act to amend the Taxation Act, 2007 to implement a healthy homes renovation tax credit

April 20, 2012

April 20th 2012: CARP Submission to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs is now available for full ...

Home Care – we need more action, fewer excuses

April 20, 2012

To complement the Health Council of Canada (HCC)'s latest report on seniors, home care and caregivers, CARP VP of ...