Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting senior citizens and the elderly, with releases covering health issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial considerations and retirement issues. Find stories about wellness and fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specializing in products and services for the elderly.

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15:25 ET Budget 2019: A secure and dignified retirement for Canadians

CHICOUTIMI, QC, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Over the course of their lives, seniors have made tremendous contributions to their communities right across...


11:30 ET Budget 2019: A Secure and Dignified Retirement for Canadians

MONTRÉAL, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Over the course of their lives, seniors have made tremendous contributions to their communities right across Canada...


10:57 ET Budget 2019: A Secure and Dignified Retirement for Canadians

NAPANEE, ON, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Over the course of their lives, seniors have made tremendous contributions to their communities right across...


10:40 ET Budget 2019: A secure and dignified retirement for Canadians

QUÉBEC, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Over the course of their lives, seniors have made tremendous contributions to their communities right across...


08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Minister Hajdu to discuss Budget 2019 and our plan to move forward on implementing national pharmacare/

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce, Development and Labour, will participate in an...


07:00 ET Media advisory - Ontario long-term care staff at "breaking point;" new study and poll on workplace violence released Tuesday in Hamilton

HAMILTON, ON, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Two new reports that expose the high level of violence, abuse and harassment against staff working at Ontario...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to Discuss Seniors and Budget 2019 in Chicoutimi/

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Minister Joly to Discuss Seniors and Budget 2019 in Montreal/

OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie will participate in a...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Tassi to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in King City, Ontario/

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will participate in a town hall meeting, where she will...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in Quebec/

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:44 ET The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in Quebec

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:36 ET The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to Discuss Seniors and Budget 2019 in Chicoutimi

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:15 ET Minister Joly to Discuss Seniors and Budget 2019 in Montreal

OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie will participate in a...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:11 ET Increased daily care for residents must come with Ontario's new long-term care beds

TORONTO, MARCH 22, 2019 /CNW/ - While new long-term care beds announced by the provincial government today, are badly needed in Ontario, The Canadian ...


Mar 22, 2019, 15:54 ET Media Advisory - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, to Discuss Funding for Seniors and Budget 2019 in Napanee

OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Mike Bossio, Member of Parliament for Hastings-Lennox...


Mar 22, 2019, 13:53 ET Minister Hajdu to discuss Budget 2019 and our plan to move forward on implementing national pharmacare

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce, Development and Labour, will participate in an...


Mar 22, 2019, 12:45 ET Media Advisory - Minister Tassi to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in King City, Ontario

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will participate in a town hall meeting, where she will...


Mar 20, 2019, 16:29 ET Women's Brain Health Initiative Welcomes Funding for National Dementia Strategy

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The national charity Women's Brain Health Initiative (WBHI) believes that the announcement in the Federal Budget of...


Mar 20, 2019, 12:12 ET CLHIA supports budget proposal to improve retirement options for Canadians

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of its member companies, the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA) congratulates the...


Mar 20, 2019, 12:01 ET Address the cause, not the symptoms of overcrowding in hospitals: CUPE Nova Scotia

HALIFAX, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - CUPE Nova Scotia, the union representing long-term care (LTC) workers and acute care workers across the province,...


Mar 19, 2019, 21:17 ET Budget 2019 a win for Federal Retirees - Real test comes with implementation and details

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - The National Association of Federal Retirees (Federal Retirees) was in the thick of budget 2019 today, analyzing the...


Mar 15, 2019, 13:45 ET Government of Canada to Build Safe and Affordable Housing for Seniors in Rivière-Rouge

RIVIÈRE-ROUGE, QC, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why, in May 2018, the Government...


Mar 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Yardi Brings Focus on Tech Innovation at Together We Care 2019

The Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA) and Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA) join forces to present Together We Care, the...


Mar 09, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Ludovick Bourgeois and the Canadian Cancer Society want to dethrone colon cancer/

Colon cancer, the second leading cause of death from cancer, is often silent. But a simple at-home test can detect the disease early. MONTREAL, March ...


Mar 08, 2019, 16:00 ET Minister Tassi wraps up successful visit to Nova Scotia, announces funding for projects that encourage the social participation of seniors

HALIFAX, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities and workplaces. That is why the...