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CMA, CARP challenge candidates to adopt National Seniors Strategy

June 15, 2014

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Open letter to federal by-election candidates Ottawa, Toronto (June ...

2014 AGM & What You Need to Know About Retirement Living and Long Term Care

June 7, 2014

Join us for our Annual General Meeting at the Fredericton Shannex Parkland complex. We will recap our past year and ...

CARP Dementia Poll Report

May 2, 2014

Key Findings May 2 2014: Almost all members have been affected by dementia, either through a close family member or ...

How can federal government help Ontario retirees?

April 24, 2014

All Work and No Play: Ontarios Retirement Crisis ONTARIO ; Ontarians spend approximately $1,700 a month for a basic ...

VAST MAJORITY OF CARP MEMBERS TOUCHED BY DEMENTIA; UNIVERSAL AGREEMENT PROBLEM IS GROWING, NOT ENOUGH BEING DONE – CARP POLL™

April 21, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2014 Toronto, ON: The vast majority of CARP members polled have been touched by ...

Our May event is here! Speaking About Your Community: Your Home…Your Way

April 19, 2014

Speaking About Your Community May 2014 ...

The village where people have dementia – and fun

April 17, 2014

There are no cars or buses to worry about ... Margaretha Bos and her brother take a tour of Hogewey How is society to ...

Use of antipsychotics soaring at Ontario nursing homes

April 17, 2014

Powerful, potentially lethal drugs are used off-label to control behaviour among dementia patients at alarming rates ...

Old like me? Why elderly care needs more risk…

April 17, 2014

Risk. Its a dirty word in the nursing home industry, and in the face of recent and high-profile incidents like ...

Mother with dementia 'warehoused,' daughter says

April 17, 2014

Dementia patient, 84, spent countless hours in hospital hallways, daughter says The daughter of an 84-year-old Calgary ...