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Carol’s Corner: Once We Were Campers

June 18, 2015

ONCE WE WERE CAMPERS. Not sloshing through the swamp, portaging past the rapids, or beating our way through the bush ...

Dr. Michael Gordon and Susan Eng speak about Decision Makers, Decision-Making and Dementia

September 19, 2014

Radio show, Family Caregivers Unite hosted by Dr. Gordon Atherley featured a discussion with Susan Eng and Dr. ...

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Caregiver’s Diary: Lessons Learned II

March 8, 2013

This Caregiver's Diary entry was written by my wife My husband summed up his thoughts in the last Caregiver’s Diary ...

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Living arrangements of seniors: A New Census 2011 Report

September 21, 2012

The 2011 Census of Population counted nearly 5 million (4,945,000) seniors aged 65 and over in Canada. Of these ...

Michael Ignatieff's Letter to CARP About the new Liberal Family Care Plan

October 8, 2010

October 8th, 2010 Michael Ignatieff has written CARP to inform members on the new Liberal Family Care Plan. To see a ...

Grandparents and Gay Children

June 15, 2009

Adam was 13 when he told his mother that he is gay. She tried to be supportive, but was unprepared to deal with the ...

It’s not if….it’s when you will be a family caregiver; now is the time to speak out for family caregivers

December 12, 2008

Caring for family is not new. Our society assumes, and in fact expects, that families and/or friends will provide the ...

It’s not if….it’s when you will be a family caregiver; now is the time to speak out for family caregivers

December 12, 2008

Caring for family is not new. Our society assumes, and in fact expects, that families and/or friends will provide the ...

Federal parties ignoring 64% of voters by not addressing their priorities

September 23, 2008

such as support for family caregivers says CARP Toronto, ON, September 23, 2008: After reviewing the party platforms, ...

Minding your (family) business

July 23, 2007

Making a family business work isn't always easy. 5 tips for families who are also co-workers. When you think of a ...