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Auditor General’s Report: Homecare in Ontario fails to deliver on promise – failing patients in need

December 2, 2015

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 2, 2015 Toronto, ON: Homecare services in Ontario are failing to ...

CARP Welcomed St. Joe’s Health Centre

June 3, 2014

Great Care Close to Home ! 100 members joined us as we welcomed St. Joe's on June 24th at 6:30pm at Islington Golf ...

Accessing CCAC in Etobicoke

March 18, 2014

There are 4 CCAC's that operate in Etobicoke.  Etobicoke is likely unique in this manner.  Despite Etobicoke ...

Navigating the Health Care System

March 14, 2014

Our workshop series continues as we venture to the Lakeshore. Learn about the various aspects of our health care ...

Making Health Care Work at Home for You – September 11, 2013

August 24, 2013

The CCAC is an important agency that is responsible for coordinating government subsidized care in the community. It ...

May 16, 2013 Health And Wellness Event at the Scarborough Hub

May 25, 2013

On May 16, 2013 The Scarborough Chapter of CARP hosted a Health and Wellness Event at the Hub in Scarborough. It was a ...


Ontario’s Seniors Strategy Released – CARP calls for implementation

January 10, 2013

January 11, 2013 - Dr. Samir K. Sinha, Director, Geriatrics, Mount Sinai and the University Health Network Hospitals ...

Doris Landry, 84, is a palliative care patient who outlived the 90-day limit on benefits through the Home First progam, leaving neice Charlene Dunlevy scrambling to find sufficient hours of care for her while she goes to work.

Updated: dying woman allowed to keep medical equipment, but care will be cut

October 5, 2012

Doris Landry, the 84-year-old who outlived funding for the “Home First” program, will keep the medical equipment, ...

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Dying woman outlives her 90 days of home care so CCAC cuts her services

October 2, 2012

  When Doris Landry was discharged from hospital with a life expectancy of one to two months, she entered the ...


Toronto home-care program keeps patients out of hospital

August 9, 2012

At 88, Daniel Donilson is confined to a hospital bed with a long list of ailments that includes congestive heart ...