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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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National Seniors Council: Older Workers at Risk of Withdrawing from the Labour Force or Becoming Unemployed

September 20, 2013

Employers’ views on how to retain and attract older workers The National Seniors Council (NSC) released a report ...


2011 National Household Survey on Seniors’ Income and Caregivers

September 20, 2013

Statistics Canada released last week findings from the 2011 National Household Survey and their study on caregivers ...

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Jane Brown's Interview with Susan Eng, Following Release of CARP/Ceridian Survey on Older Workers

September 20, 2013

Gone are the days when Canadian workers retired immediately upon becoming eligible to do so.  Employees over the age ...

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Caregiver’s Diary: Lessons Learned II

March 8, 2013

This Caregiver's Diary entry was written by my wife My husband summed up his thoughts in the last Caregiver’s Diary ...

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Caregiver’s Diary: Lessons Learned

February 22, 2013

I have been chronicling the deaths of my mother, my father-in-law and my father for the last 2 years. I have learned ...


Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors

February 8, 2013

Lately, the prospects of Ontario seniors living better, high quality lives seem to be improving. The Ontario ...

I'm thinking back on all of the good memories we have of dad before we take on what comes next

Caregiver’s Diary: The Good Memories

February 8, 2013

Stories and memories of my widowed 89-year-old father started pouring in by e-mail and phone the day after he died, ...

Seniors’ Moments – “Aging Joyfully”

January 13, 2013

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 10am to noon, St. George on Yonge Anglican, 5350 Yonge St. at Churchill Avenue, North ...


Caregiver’s Diary: A Very Difficult Conversation

December 20, 2012

An e-mail from youngest sister late at night to youngest brother and me. Our 89 year old widowed father had fallen ...