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Federal Budget addresses home care and palliative care; financial literacy but little else on priority concerns– financial security, reduce seniors’ poverty, access to healthcare, drugs, home care: CARP

March 21, 2013

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Federal Budget must address jobs crisis for Older Workers, 65+ workers doubled since 2006; unemployment doubled: CARP

March 19, 2013

        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2013 Federal Budget must address jobs crisis for ...

Age Rage – A True Story

March 8, 2013

  Age Rage - Alive and Well!  Mary's Story - by Irene Anderson CTACC Just when we thought that our generation ...

Newt Wallace, who at 93 is thought to be the world’s oldest newspaper delivery person, distributing The Winters Express in Winters, a town in Northern California. He was the publisher of the 2,300- circulation weekly, which he bought shortly after World War II, until he turned it over to his son in 1983.

Hardy Survivor of a Vanishing Print Era Is Still Delivering the Newspaper at 93

March 1, 2013

In the troubled newspaper industry, where steady layoffs mean that gray-haired reporters have disappeared from ...

Bill VanGorder, the former chief executive officer of the Lung Association of Nova Scotia, had expected to retire at age 63 and live off his savings.

The new old-age security? A job

February 22, 2013

Bill VanGorder is aware of the irony that he now works longer hours, at the age of 70, than he ever did before he ...


Ageism viewed as most tolerated social prejudice in Canada

November 2, 2012

Women over the age of 55 make up the fast-growing demographic group in the Canadian labour market, according to ...


Murray Etherington on CTV News

August 24, 2012

August 16th 2012: Murray Etherington, CARP's Mississauga Chapter Chair, spoke to CTV News about working into ...

Piggy Bank Cinched by Belt

Most fiftysomethings plan to work in retirement to offset low savings

August 22, 2012

This article was published by The Globe and Mail on August 20th, 2012.  To see this article and other related articles ...


Susan Eng on CTV – Older Workers Expect to Keep Working

August 20, 2012

August 20th 2012: CTV News interviewed Susan Eng, CARP VP of Advocacy, to benefit from CARP's commentary on the  ...

Air Canada Planes

Air Canada pilots suffer setback in mandatory retirement case

August 2, 2012

A recent decision by the Federal Court of Appeal upholding mandatory retirement for Air Canada pilots “walks us back ...