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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

How to be a good ‘physically-distanced’ grandparent

April 30, 2020

Stay (emotionally) close with your grandchildren, while maintaining good (physical) distance Our own Bill VanGorder, ...

CARP wants provinces to look at what lies beyond COVID-19

April 28, 2020

The Canadian Association for Retired Persons (CARP) implores all provincial governments to ensure that the high-dose ...

Advocacy update: pharmacy fees & critical meetings

April 24, 2020

We hear you, and we’re fighting for you! We’ve received many emails and calls from CARP Members expressing ...

CARP and Ontario Pharmacists Association urge relief on prescription co-pays during outbreak

April 23, 2020

In a letter sent to the Ontario Premier, Deputy Premier and Minister of Seniors and Accessibility, CARP and the Ontario ...

Lonely senior man in health care setting looking out of window

CARP condemns lack of preparation ahead of pandemic’s arrival in long-term care

April 15, 2020

We have a crisis in long-term care in Canada. CARP has long advocated for government action to safeguard our ...

COVID-19 how-to: Setting up direct deposit

April 7, 2020

Canada’s banks, credit unions and governments encourage that Canadians use direct deposit where possible to avoid any ...

CARP brings together members and experts to discuss financial impacts of COVID-19

April 6, 2020

On Tuesday, April 7th, CARP is holding an expert-led conversation on how COVID-19 affects the financial security of ...