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CARP’s New Vision for Caregiver Support

February 25, 2014

Caregivers Need Comprehensive Supports CARP's latest policy paper, released February 25th, 2014, outlines the current ...

Jim Flaherty unveils grab bag federal budget

February 12, 2014

OTTAWA;Finance Minister Jim Flaherty pledged relief for consumers, hit smokers with higher taxes and predicted a ...

Budget 2014 will disappoint CARP members who expected real action instead of repeating promises made in Throne Speech

February 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa: CARP members will be disappointed that government missed the opportunity to offer real ...

Crucial Dispatches from Parliament Hill: Key Legislative and Political Updates

February 7, 2014

Canadian Government Reaches Agreement with US on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Finance Minister Jim ...


Caregiver support, action on dementia care top CARP budget expectations; want to see action on CPP increase, national home care funding and pharmacare too

February 6, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 6, 2014 Toronto, ON: CARP members will be watching for dedicated support for ...

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New Web Resources on Finances and Caregiving

December 6, 2013

New resources on finances and caregivers were made available to Canadians this week. Living in Retirement, Financial ...

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CARP at Key Events on Healthy Aging

December 6, 2013

CARP attended several events recently, mainly on the topics of health and aging. Below are summaries are CARP’s ...

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Sudbury Chapter Chair’s CBC Interview on Interim and Long Term Health Care Needs for Older Canadians

November 21, 2013

Patricia Douglas, Chair of the Sudbury Ontario CARP Chapter, recently did an interview with CBC on senior residences ...

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Throne Speech missed opportunity to act on retirement security: CARP

October 16, 2013

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 16, 2013 Toronto, ON: CARP members will welcome the prohibition on fees for ...


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 ...