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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 ...

Older woman getting a flu shot from a nurse

C.A.R.P. says vaccine rollout should prioritize seniors

January 18, 2021

Vaccine rollout should follow Health Canada recommendations prioritizing Seniors   C.A.R.P. members have been ...

VANGORDER: Time to fire Long-Term Care Minister

December 17, 2020

Link to original article: Opinion Column from C.A.R.P. Chief Policy Officer, Bill VanGorder in Ottawa Sun and Toronto ...

Raymond Cho and Moses Znaimer at the 2019 Zoomer Show

CARP offers high-dose flu shot at 2019 Zoomer Show

October 28, 2019

On Oct 26, 2019 CARP hosted a pop-up immunization clinic for the thousands of 45+ adults who attended this year’s ...

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 ...

Celebrate National Seniors Day with Photo Exhibit & Fundraiser

September 3, 2019

October 1, 2019 is National Seniors Day Sanofi Pasteur, CARP’s partner on influenza-education for the 65-plus, is ...

CARP Calls on Ontario to Implement Wettlaufer Inquiry Recommendations

July 31, 2019

WOODSTOCK, Ontario, July 31, 2019  -- CARP welcomes the recommendations included in The Long-Term Care Homes Public ...

July 2019: CARP alarmed by eviction of 150 seniors from Toronto residence

July 11, 2019

Toronto, July 10, 2019. CARP is deeply concerned about the decision to close Davenhill Senior Living, a nonprofit ...