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Ontario Budget: Long-Term Care Beds and Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors Good First Steps, But Ontario Budget Misses Mark on Preventive Health

April 11, 2019

April 11, 2019 - Toronto - The Ontario government’s budget commitment to fund dental care for low-income seniors, ...

April 2019: New mini pension and financial tool-kit available

April 1, 2019

Two new resources available for consumers to use when advocating for pension protection and improved financial measures ...

Federal Budget a Win for Canada’s Seniors

March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 – Ottawa -- CARP, Canada’s largest advocacy organization for older adults, is applauding the federal ...

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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 Participates in FSRA’s Consumer Roundtable

March 7, 2019

CARP calls on the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario to identify the greatest risks to the public ...

CARP Asks Feds to Protect Defined Benefit Pensions

February 12, 2019

Over 1.3 million Canadian retirees and their spouses have defined benefit pension plans. These plans are funded by ...

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 ...

Improving BC Pension Security Keeps Retirees Safe, and Saves Money

January 31, 2019

The B.C. government needs to ensure residents of this province can live out their lives with financial security and ...

CARP calls on Federal government to reverse decision on ORPP

October 17, 2018

IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2015 CARP calls on Federal government to reverse decision to obstruct Ontario ...

Dr. Iris Gorfinkel, Medical Advisor for “Stand Up Straight” Campaign

June 19, 2018

Iris Gorfinkel – M.D. and Principal Investigator   Dr. Gorfinkel graduated from McGill University and ...