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Minority or not, CARP demands action

October 22, 2019

Following a negative, divisive campaign, with little regard to CARP issues, Canadians have elected a minority ...

In The News

Minister of Seniors, Deb Schulte

CARP welcomes appointment of New Seniors Minister

November 29, 2019

We’re pleased to announce that the newly appointed Federal Minister of Seniors, Deb Schulte made contacting CARP a ...

In The News

Senior confined to bedbug infested long-term care room for 2 weeks

Seniors’ home confines 94-year-old blind woman to bedbug-infested room for weeks

November 29, 2019

A 94-year-old woman in Chilliwack, B.C. was confined to her bedbug infested long-term care room for 2 weeks at the ...

Health

Marissa Lennox with Alberta Health Minister Tyler Shandro

Critical conversations CARP had in Oct/Nov

November 29, 2019

CARP National has been active in Ontario, Alberta and Manitoba meeting with provincial leaders to further CARP’s ...

Health

Full room of attendees of the National Conversation on Preventive Health and Aging

CARP leads national conversation on seniors’ preventive health

November 25, 2019

This year, CARP led the National Conversation on Preventive Health and Aging; a series of educational events across ...

Health

Chief Policy Officer Marissa Lennox with Ontario Premiere Doug Ford

Ontario Government reaffirms commitment in budget to provide low income seniors with dental care

November 20, 2019

CARP's Chief Policy Officer, Marissa Lennox was in attendance as the Ontario Government formally reaffirmed a ...

Health

Farewell to Falls

#NationalSeniorSafetyWeek Falls Prevention Resource

November 8, 2019

We wanted to share this useful resource in honour of #NationalSeniorSafetyWeek. There's been a ton of great content ...

Government Accountability

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Response to Ontario Economic Statement

November 7, 2019

CARP is pleased to see issues that matter to seniors reflected in today’s Ontario economic statement, including a ...

Health

Raymond Cho and Moses Znaimer at the 2019 Zoomer Show

CARP offers high-dose flu shot at 2019 Zoomer Show

October 28, 2019

On Oct 26, 2019 CARP hosted a pop-up immunization clinic for the thousands of 45+ adults who attended this year’s ...

Health

Stethoscope and medical records

Coverage for Some Biologic Treatments Ends in BC

October 24, 2019

The deadline for BC patients to transition from certain biologic to biosimilar drugs is in 30 days (November 25th, ...