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Date updated: November 25, 2020

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A quarter of Canadians over the age of 65 are caregivers, StatCan survey reveals

A quarter of Canadians over the age of 65 are caregivers, StatCan survey reveals CTV News: Published Tuesday, November 24, 2020 The newly released results of a Statistics Canada survey are shedding light on the complications that older Canadians face in the caregiving realm, revealing that almost a quarter of Canadians over the age of…

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Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers    Volunteers

Topics:  Elder Abuse    Family or Friends Support    Finances    Financial Help    Health    Housing    Legal

$1, $2 among Canadian bills set to lose legal tender status in 2021

$1, $2 among Canadian bills set to lose legal tender status in 2021 CTVNews.ca  Published Sunday, November 22, 2020 10:08AM EST   TORONTO — Any Canadians who have old paper bills in their wallets have until the end of the year to use them in day-to-day transactions before merchants no longer have to accept them.…

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Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors

Topics:  Family or Friends Support    Finances    Financial Help

Important notice from Service Canada about Seniors’ Benefits

Employment and Social Development Canada and Service Canada would like to share important information with seniors who receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance or Allowance for the Survivor benefit.   During the week of October 5, 2020, Service Canada sent reminder letters and Statement of Income forms to clients in receipt of these benefits whose…

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Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers

Topics:  Elder Abuse    Family or Friends Support    Finances    Financial Help    Health

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