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Elder College



Learn about and/or get involved in issues relevant to seniors in Canada.

Canadian Association for Retired Persons (CARP)

CARP works with all parties in government to advocate for older Canadians. Its mission is to advocate for better healthcare, financial security, and freedom from ageism. CARP members engage in polls and petitions, email their elected representatives, connect with local chapters and share stories and opinions on urgent issues.

Canadian Coalition for Seniors Mental Health

CCSMH is hard at work ensuring that seniors' mental health is recognized as a key Canadian health and wellness issue.

Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors Forum

The forum is an intergovernmental body established to share information, discuss new and emerging issues related to seniors, and work collaboratively on key projects. The site has their meeting reports, lists of resources by province, and overall resources for Canadian seniors.

Office of the Seniors Advocate of BC

The Office of the Seniors Advocate monitors and analyzes seniors’ services and issues in B.C., and makes recommendations to government and service providers to address systemic issues.

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