CARP marks National Seniors Day with largest-ever virtual meeting of seniors
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Sept 18, 2020—This National Seniors Day (Oct 1), CARP (Canadian Association of Retired Persons) is hosting Canada’s largest-ever virtual meeting of seniors in honour of older people in our communities. A national Minute of Silence will also be observed to remember those who have died due to COVID-19 in long-term care homes in Canada.
The event features a welcome from Prime Minister Trudeau, an interview with the federal Minister of Seniors and special messages from some celebrity guests.
Older people and their advocates are invited to register for this free online event at www.carp.ca/NationalSeniorsDay
CARP (formerly the Canadian Association for Retired Persons) is Canada’s largest advocacy association for older Canadians. Its mission is to advocate for better healthcare, financial security, and freedom from ageism.