Renate Crizzle, our Board member in charge of advocacy, has attended a Hospital Parking Fee Consultation Meeting with the Ministry of Health Long Term Care. The meeting was concerned with the setting of reasonable parking fees in Ontario hospitals, having a “frequent user rate” and to work with the hospitals on capping the daily rate. We will have more on this issue in the near future.
There are many advocacy issues that are being raised by CARP National and various CARP chapters. For information on these important issues, check out CARP National’s “CARP Action” section on the CARP website, and sign up for the CARP Action e-newsletter. The link for the site is