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Ballot Box Issues: Funding Home Care

October 14, 2015

As older Canadians make their way to the polls, many are concerned about whether or not they will be able to continue ...

CMA, CARP challenge candidates to adopt National Seniors Strategy

June 15, 2014

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Open letter to federal by-election candidates Ottawa, Toronto (June ...

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 ...


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 ...


The McMaster Health Forum’s Organizing a Care System for Older Adults in Ontario

December 7, 2012

December 7, 2012 - The McMaster Health Forum has been conducting ongoing research on ways to create an effective care ...

Doctor Speaking with Patient

CARP’s One Patient Brief

September 20, 2012

  Our health care system is fragmented, complex, and often difficult to navigate, and it is resulting in ...

Monfort Renaissance Residence

ByWard Market seniors’ home points to a new model of affordable care

August 10, 2012

OTTAWA — After suffering a stroke last year, André Lacombe knew he could not live on his own any longer. 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 ...

Healthcare wait time

Shedding Light on Canadians’ Total Wait for Care – A New Wait Time Alliance Report

June 29, 2012

July 3, 2012 – Wait times for critical medical procedures has not improved since last year, according to the Wait ...

Healthcare System too Dependent on Acute Care and Long-Term Care Facilities

February 24, 2012

February 24, 2012 – The Ontario healthcare system relies too heavily on acute care and long-term care facilities, ...