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Join us to Aim Higher for the Healthcare We Deserve!

April 13, 2022

Canada’s seniors have suffered the most under COVID. The pandemic exposed the weaknesses in Canada’s ...

Rebuilding a Stronger Cancer System

March 29, 2022

Cancer is and will continue to be one of the top health concerns for Canadians as our health systems rebuild to support ...

The High Cost of Cheap

June 25, 2021

Commentary by David J. Stewart, MD, FRCP and John-Peter Bradford, Ph.D., FCMC   Like father, like son. ...

Cancer treatment with Immunotherapies: video

June 22, 2021

Over the past decade, immunotherapies have revolutionized the way we treat cancer. This next generation of new cancer ...

Optometrists Sept 1. deadline for new deal with Ontario government

May 20, 2021

Eye Care in Ontario has reached a breaking point. The underfunding of eye care has been going on for ...

C.A.R.P. encourages more use of communications technology to help seniors cope with COVID isolation

February 2, 2021

Although all ages have suffered during the pandemic, older adults have experienced disproportionately greater adverse ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

CARP writes to Saskatchewan Government demanding prescription relief for seniors

May 7, 2020

In coordination with CARP Chapters across the country, our Members in Saskatchewan (Regina) recently wrote to their ...