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Keeping the Issues Front and Center on the Front Lines

August 14, 2015

CARP Joins the Fight to Save Door-to-Door Mail Delivery CARP has been fighting to save door-to-door mail delivery ...

The Edmonton Chapter AGM: Bernice Rempel Looks Back on a Great Year

May 16, 2014

CARP Edmontons AGM, on May 2 2014, was a fun and informative event.  We reviewed the accomplishments of the past ...

CARP National and Alberta Chapters Get Down to Business in Edmonton

May 2, 2014

CARP in Edmonton Susan Eng was in Edmonton on May 1st and 2nd for a series of events and meetings, including meetings ...

The Dark Side: An Evening with Mystery and Thriller Writers

March 18, 2014

You are invited to attend to attend this FREE event.  Hosted by Peggy Blair, come by and meet authors Craig ...

Alzheimer's patient dies after fall from hospital window

October 18, 2013

Family of Gerald Serroul says he died at the Northside General Hospital in North Sydney Cape Breton Regional Police ...

Advocate pushes for standards of care for dementia patients

October 18, 2013

Two fatalities involving dementia patients underscore Nova Scotia’s need to develop standards of care for such ...

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Dementia home death has group calling for more oversight

October 18, 2013

A tragic incident at a private home for seniors with dementia has some calling for more oversight. Police were ...

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Death of senior at Halifax care home ruled a homicide

October 18, 2013

Halifax police say the death of an elderly woman at a Clayton Park nursing home has been ruled a homicide. Officers ...

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Second Nova Scotia Tragic Nursing Home Death Highlights Desperate Need for Dementia Strategy

October 18, 2013

Halifax, October 15th, 2013: In Nova Scotia this week two seniors died while they were supposed to be in in good ...

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 ...