How Long Coronavirus Stays Infectious

Study Shows How Long Coronavirus Stays Infectious On Metal, Plastic, Cardboard LOS ANGELES — The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 can contaminate surfaces for several hours or several days depending […]

Aging in Place Planning

How to know what services are available to older adults. By Marie-Claire Chartrand – Lead Consultant with Greywave Senior Care Consulting During these ever changing and stressful Covid-19 days, I […]

Be Aware of Scams and Frauds
related to COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to spread globally, watch out for associated scams. Fraudsters want to profit from consumers’ fears, uncertainties and misinformation. Fraudsters are exploiting the crisis to facilitate fraud and […]

Long-Term Care Centers Closed to Public

CARP is suggesting family and friends of seniors find alternate ways to stay in touch by: Victoria Walton On Sunday, the government of Nova Scotia announced that all long-term care […]

Diabetes Drugs for Seniors

We are very pleased to let you know that the recommendations from CARP NS re Diabetes Drugs for seniors have been accepted and initiated by the NS Dept of Health. […]

Renovating for Seniors?

Things to Consider When Renovating for Seniors What To Do When You Redo Your Bathroom Remodeling a bathroom for someone who is aging in place is very different than one […]

73-year-old woman abandoned by husband

Letter to the Editor written by Sandra Bauld, HRM – a valued member of the CARP NS Health Advocacy Committee. GREAT DISCONNECT — “It happens more often than you think,” […]

Plein Air: A Brush with Nature

For the 3rd year in a row, Atlantic artists have come out in support of the Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes wilderness area. Some parts of this beautiful region are […]