PM Trudeau’s pandemic promises: What was kept, what was broken?

In May 12, 2020, Seniors were told they were getting a direct injection of cash to help with immediate pandemic needs. Those entitled to the Old Age Security pension would receive a $300 payment, and $200 if eligible for the Guaranteed Income Supplement. The total cost of the program is estimated to be $2.5 billion. […]

How Cognitive Tests Strip Seniors of Their Rights

Laura Tamblyn Watts, president and CEO of the seniors’ advocacy group CanAge, says that capacity should be thought of as more like a dial: “People are more and less capable of doing some things and not others.” As she explains, many of us experience some level of uncertainty in our day-to-day lives; we all get […]

Canada’s National Seniors’ Advocacy Organization

Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work
University of Toronto

Join CanAge for FREE

®2020 CanAge Inc. All Rights Reserved

You're Registered

Thank you for registering! Details will be emailed to you as soon as possible.

You're Registered

Check your email for more details. Thank you for signing up. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Thank You

By becoming a CanAge member, you’re adding your voice to our calls for change in protecting and improving the lives of older Canadians.

Know someone else who might like to join ?

share this with a friend

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Skip to content