May 04, 2020
By Zoomer Radio
It’s Monday and that means it’s time for our Zoomer Squad. Libby Znaimer is joined by Marissa Lennox, Chief Policy Officer at CARP, David Cravit, Vice President of Zoomer Media, and Peter Muggeridge, Senior Editor of Zoomer Magazine.
As the economy starts to reopen across the country, the question is how do we keep the focus on improving conditions for seniors in LTC? We have seen a number of lawsuits launched. Is that the way to go? We have also seen a move like the one instituted by Ottawa city officials banning families from visiting loved ones in nursing homes from outside the windows! CARP also has some asks to alleviate the particular economic hardships older people are facing during the pandemic.