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Access to care for B.C. seniors shrinking as their numbers grow

August 10, 2012

B.C. seniors’ access to home and community care has declined drastically in the past decade and must be improved or ...


CARP Home Care Poll Report

August 10, 2012

KEY FINDINGS August 10, 2012: One quarter of members are, or know someone, in home care or long term care, and, among ...


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 ...

Doctor Wait Times

“Shedding Light on Canadians’ Total Wait for Care” – Wait Time Alliance

July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012 – Wait times for critical medical procedures has not improved since last year, according to the Wait ...


CBC news feature: CARP Comments on the Plight of a 105-year-old Woman Still Waiting for Long-Term Care Placement

July 16, 2012

Like this 105 year old woman, many Canadians who are seeking placement into long term care homes (LTC) are finding the ...


CARP Aging At Home Report

July 3, 2012

Key Findings July 3, 2012: One quarter of members use home care, or have someone in their family or who they know who ...


The Health Council of Canada’s Progress Report 2012

June 12, 2012

June 15, 2012 - The Health Council of Canada (HCC) released a report that provides an assessment on the progress of the ...

elderly man in wheelchair at hospital

Ageism in health care needs to end, doctor says

May 25, 2012

This article was published by CBC News on May 21st 2012.  To see this article and other related articles on The CBC ...

Long Term Care

Home and Community Care in Canada, an Economic Footprint

May 25, 2012

May 25, 2012 – Home and community care in Canada is something of a mystery. We know that home care is up to 75 ...

Sweet winter home

Bill 2, an Act to amend the Taxation Act, 2007 to implement a healthy homes renovation tax credit

April 20, 2012

April 20th 2012: CARP Submission to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs is now available for full ...