Anthony Quinn, Author at CARP

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Campaign: Long-term care

Report by Canadian military exposes nightmarish conditions in long-term care

May 26, 2020

The Canadian Armed Forces, which have been providing front-line support to several struggling long-term care homes in ...

Campaign: Long-term care

CARP presents to federal standing committees on government’s response to COVID-19

May 22, 2020

This month, CARP participated, via webconference, in 2 pivotal meetings addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and ...

Campaign: Long-term care

CARP supports Ontario’s commitment to an independent commission into long-term care

May 19, 2020

CARP congratulates Ontario for being the first province to announce an investigation into long-term care, and looks ...

In The News

Senior couple wearing surgical masls

Survey: COVID-19 supports for seniors

May 15, 2020

Share your experiences and challenges during COVID-19 CARP would like to improve its advocacy efforts for aging ...

Health

Ontario seniors receive relief from increased prescription dispensing fees

May 15, 2020

Seniors using the Ontario Drug Benefit Program will not be required to pay any co-payment until July 1, 2020 for any ...

Campaign: RRIF Withdrawal

CARP commends additional financial supports for seniors, urges action to address threatened retirement security

May 12, 2020

On May 12, 2020 Federal Seniors Minister Deb Schulte announced additional financial supports for seniors during the ...

Campaign: Long-term care

CARP weighs in on COVID-19 triage protocols with Ontario Human Rights Commission

May 11, 2020

On May 7, 2020 CARP sat on a panel of experts in the fields of law, human rights, and aging to highlight points of ...

In The News

Manitoba lifts 30-day prescription limit + provides refundable tax credit for seniors

May 8, 2020

The Government of Manitoba made a couple of steps today to provide relief for seniors in the province. Firstly, the ...

Campaign: Vaccines

CARP calls for fully-funded vaccines for seniors across Canada

May 8, 2020

Coverage of the best-in-class vaccines that protect seniors against the 'Big 3' illnesses (flu, shingles and pneumonia) ...

Campaign: Long-term care

Ontario promises to review broken long-term care system

May 7, 2020

Ontario's Minister of Long-term Care has promised to review the long-term care system in Ontario, in the midst of the ...