May 30, 2014
By Valerie Massie
The candidates debate issues that affect the quality of life for Canadians as we age – including healthcare, retirement security, continuing care, elder abuse and older workers – issues that particularly resonate with CARP members, among Ontario’s most politically engaged voters.
CARP has 200,000 members in Ontario and 36 local chapters.
CARP is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization committed to advocating for a New Vision of Aging for Canada, social change that will bring financial security, equitable access to health care and freedom from discrimination. CARP seeks to ensure that the marketplace serves the needs and expectations of our generation and provides value-added benefits, products and services to our members. Through our network of chapters across Canada, CARP is dedicated to building a sense of community and shared values among our members in support of CARP’s mission.
For further information, please contact:
Sarah Park 416.607.2471
Media Relations, Policy Researcher and Coordinator
Michael Nicin 416.607.2479
Director of Policy
Siobhan MacLean 416.607.2475
Media and Communications Coordinator
Vice President, Advocacy