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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

Healthcare system needs to prepare for wave of seniors with cancer

September 30, 2019

CARP Expert Panel looks at ways to ensure Canadians – especially older Canadians who are most affected – get access ...

CARP Launches #Credit4Caregivers Push During 2019 Election Campaign

September 16, 2019

Unpaid caregivers save our health care system over $25 billion annually. It’s time for the government to help ...

Credit4Caregivers Media Release

September 13, 2019

For immediate release CARP Calls on Federal Parties to Support Caregivers with Refundable Tax Credit Launches ...