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Update for Ontario Senior Drivers from Minister Mulroney

October 2, 2020

CARP recently wrote to the ON Minister of Transportation for an update on policy changes affecting the province's older ...

Campaign: Long-term care

6 in 10 physicians worried they won’t have enough PPE to fight second wave of COVID-19

September 29, 2020

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has released the results of a recent poll taking the pulse of physicians' ...

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New automated tax returns to put money in low-income seniors’ pockets

September 28, 2020

A mostly overlooked line in last week's Throne Speech announced a new free system that will automatically file simple ...

Campaign: Long-term care

CARP invites seniors in Saskatchewan to join virtual meeting on long-term care issues

September 25, 2020

This Monday, September 28th at 1:00 PM Central Time, CARP's Regina / Saskatchewan Chapter is hosting a virtual meeting ...

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CARP commends federal government for addressing seniors in Throne Speech

September 23, 2020

CARP, on behalf of its over 320,000 members across Canada, commends the Government for including seniors in Gov. Gen. ...

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Watch National Seniors Day event

Watch CARP’s National Seniors Day event

September 23, 2020

Scroll down to view video October 1st, 2020 marked the 10th annual observation of Seniors Day in Canada. CARP ...

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CARP pushes PM to focus on home care in recovery plan

September 21, 2020

On Sep 18, CARP followed up a previous letter to Prime Minister Trudeau with a second urgent plea for home and ...

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CARP writes to PM urging seniors-first approach to planning

September 15, 2020

This week, CARP wrote to Prime Minister Trudeau ahead of key meetings to plan Canada's next steps in responding to the ...

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BC bolsters flu vaccinations ahead of second COVID-19 wave

September 10, 2020

The Government of British Columbia is making an investment of $1.6 billion to strengthen their preventative health ...

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“They took her choice and her life away”: CARP Member blames long-term care, not COVID-19, for her mother’s death

September 9, 2020

Doreen Jensen, an active CARP Member in Cambridge, ON, recently reached out to share with us the story of her ...