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Wage subsidy to continue to next summer, but CERB expires

It looks like the CERB direct subsidy program will end at the end of this month as scheduled but the Trudeau government is...


Police nab fake PSW suspect

The suspect posing as a Personal Support Worker in order to gain entry into seniors’ residences has been arrested. 54-year-old Mary Clowana Ryan...


High-intensity exercise improves memory and wards off dementia

For the first time in human history, older people outnumber younger people. This has created unique health challenges. Dementia may be one of...


Trudeau re-announces top-up for seniors

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced during his daily news conference in Ottawa Thursday that the payments that he first announced last month would...


Seniors will get at least $300 in special top-up

The Trudeau government announced today a one-time lump sum payment to seniors receiving OAS and GIS. The $2.5 Billion program calls for a...


Learning how COVID has affected seniors

How does a pandemic affect the physical and psychological health of adults as they age? Does COVID-19 have an impact on the delivery...


Ontario increases aid to seniors during COVID crisis

At his daily briefing, Ontario Premier Doug Ford promised additional support for Ontario’s most vulnerable citizens, including seniors and persons with disabilities, during...