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CARP appoints Bill VanGorder as Interim Chief Policy Officer

July 15, 2020

Moses Znaimer, President of CARP (Canadian Association of Retired Persons) has announced the appointment of Bill ...

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CARP’s 2021 Federal Budget Submission

July 14, 2020

CARP has made our submission for the 2021 federal pre-budget consultations, ensuring older adults are well represented ...

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Pride for all: How to be an effective ‘ally’

July 2, 2020

While Pride Month may have come to an end, the same can’t be said for LGBTQ2+ seniors’ ongoing struggle for ...

CARP Atlantic Virtual Membership Meeting

June 30, 2020

   CARP's Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador Chapters hosted a virtual meeting of Atlantic ...

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CARP Health360: Your lifeline in a health crisis

June 26, 2020

In a health crisis, being prepared can mean the difference between life and death. Life is unpredictable. As COVID-19 ...

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Sticks & Stones: Why inclusive words matter

June 22, 2020

Words are powerful. While we’d all like to pretend that only "sticks and stones can break our bones” and that ...

Letter to ON Attorney General RE: Bill 161

June 19, 2020

The following is CARP's letter, sent June 18, 2020, to Ontario Attorney General Doug Downey. The letter demands that ...

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COVID-19: Words of Wisdom

June 18, 2020

The constant barrage of bad news around COVID-19 can be draining. As with all things in life, balance is key. We ...

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Black Lives Matter. Black Seniors Matter.

June 18, 2020

We all have a part to play in making Canada a great and inclusive place to age for everyone. This month’s protests ...

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Pride in Canada: A brief history

June 18, 2020

Pride is more than a parade. At its core, Pride is a political movement—a collective protest that has grown over the ...