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March is Fraud Prevention Month. Learn how to protect yourself

March 11, 2019

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) has produced a number of resources addressing fraud in Canada. This bulletin was ...

CARP Calls for a Seniors Banking Voluntary Code of Conduct

February 5, 2019

Today CARP asked the Federal Consumer Agency of Canada to make banking secure and safer for older adults. As part of ...

First Step Toward Justice After Her Father’s Beating

March 10, 2017

On March 9th, 2017, CARP was invited to sit in the Ontario Legislature Members’ gallery by Ontario NDP Long-Term Care ...

CARP Poll Reveals Little Faith in Long-Term Care

March 9, 2017

March 9, 2017 – A poll released by CARP shows deep dissatisfaction with long-term care facilities across the country. ...

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How Do I Protect My Mum from Violent Outbursts by Other Residents at Her Care Home?

March 9, 2017

Dear Dementia Solutions: “I recently received alarming news—while sitting in the TV room at the care centre where ...

Partnering to stop financial elder abuse

February 3, 2017

Photo caption: Linda Routledge of the Canadian Bankers Association is a CARP member. Aligning to stop financial ...

How to rate your long-term care home

February 3, 2017

February 2, 2017 With all the terrible news headlines about seniors being neglected, hurt, beaten and even killed in ...

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Family reaches out to CARP after father assaulted in long-term care

February 1, 2017

Mr. Richard Carbino sent a desperate note to CARP President, Moses Znaimer, on the evening of January 30th, wondering ...

CARP Blog: Beyond the headlines

January 13, 2017

Beyond the headlines One of the key questions confronting social activists is: how much change should we seek? Many ...

CARP responds to long-term care nurse murder charges

January 13, 2017

For Immediate Release January 13, 2017 Toronto, ON CARP members are following the ...