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Carol’s Corner: remembering not to take our right to vote for granted

October 14, 2015

“To Vote or Not To Vote, that is the question: Whether it is nobler in the mind to support The governance of the ...

As the Battle to Save Home Mail Delivery Intensifies; CARP Turns Up the Heat While a Retired Home Care Worker Takes Stand by Taking a Seat!

June 18, 2015

CARP has been involved in the fight to save home mail delivery from the very beginning. Yet press releases and ...

The right to Choose is Law; there’s still room for political leadership

February 11, 2015

  The Supreme Court of Canada has pronounced on the quintessential issue of our generation – whether we can ...

RRIFs – Tips and Tricks, Separating Fact from Fiction

July 15, 2014

The Globe and Mail recently published a very helpful guide to mandatory RRIF withdrawals that separates fact from ...

Low Interest Rates, High RRIF Withdrawals: A Perfect Storm for Retirees

July 15, 2014

In the name of getting tax money out of us sooner, the Government of Canada continues to force retirees to outlive ...

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Abilities, not age, are what truly matter in hiring

October 4, 2013

New research finds nearly half of all mature Canadians want to work beyond age 65. But they still encounter age ...

The CARP Poll Graph

CARP Pre-Throne Speech Poll Report

October 4, 2013

Key Findings October 4, 2013: The vast majority of members agree the latest Parliament had not finished critical ...

Parliamentarians of the Year

Letter: CARP Welcomes Minister Jason Kenney to the Ministry and Presents Older Worker Recommendations

September 20, 2013

 CARP has recently sent a letter to Minister Jason Kenney, to congratulate him on his new  appointment and discuss ...


New Study Reveals Gaps In Employer Retention Strategies for Mature Workers

September 20, 2013

 Flexible Work Schedules, Extended Health Benefits & Career Opportunities Key To Engaging This ...

older worker fair

Older Worker Job Fairs and Volunteers Expo – Coming soon to Mississauga

September 20, 2013

Those who are looking to reenter the workforce can look forward to an older worker’s job fair and volunteer expo, ...