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CARP Chapter Chair: Enhance Canada pension plan

November 14, 2013

Congratulations for Barbara Yaffe's support of long-overdue pension reform. At the Oct. 24 CARP (Canadian Association ...

National Seniors Day Oct. 1 was marked with a flag raising at the Chatham-Kent Civic Centre. From left are CARP Chapter 49 chair Susan Bechard, Town Crier George Sims and Mayor Randy Hope.

Influence of senior advocacy group on the rise

October 18, 2013

Seniors are Chatham-Kent's fastest-growing demographic and they're making an impact like never before across ...

Seniors: System needs reform, not piecemeal promises

October 4, 2013

Editor's Note: On September 27th, 2013, CARP Nova Scotia's Bill VanGorder was invited to guest author a column for the ...

89-year-old Doris McEwan celebrates as she raises a flag to commemorate National Seniors Day as Brockville mayor David Henderson looks on

Older people 'strong' part of Brockville: Mayor

October 4, 2013

Doris McEwan, 89, has a message for Leeds-Grenville seniors: don't be lonely. McEwan, a 1948 London Olympic ...


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 ...


Chapters in the News: Seniors facing more and more debt

September 6, 2013

On August 27th 2013, CBC Radio Noon invited CARP Avalon Chapter Chair Edgar Williams to discuss the issue of seniors ...

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More than 2,400 Nova Scotia seniors await home spots

June 28, 2013

This article was published by The Chronicle Herald on June 21st,  2013.  To see this article and other related ...


SENIORS: Boomers and seniors are not a burden on society, says CARP's Bird

April 14, 2013

This article was published by Tri-City News on April 12th, 2013.  To see this article and other related articles on ...


Chapters in the News: Inaugural meeting for CARP's Brampton Chapter

April 12, 2013

This article was published by The Brampton Guardian on April 8th, 2013.  To see this article and other related ...

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Seniors Housing Could get Scrapped from Development Plan

October 19, 2012

Cancelling a seniors complex planned for Willoughby might go down easier if a new building allows aging in place, ...