seniors


Trudeau blames high death rate of seniors in long-term care homes on provincial governments

In response to a recent report on the high death rate of long-term care residents, Prime Minister Trudeau said it's the provincial governments responsibility.

Quinn Patrick

Trudeau government says they delayed seniors' CERB payments over fraud concerns

This comes after the Trudeau government stated on May 14 that "The choice we made was to get the money out to people immediately," and that fraudsters would get caught "as we move forward."

Quinn Patrick

WATCH: Trudeau's Health Minister refuses to criticize China-owned long-term care homes in Canada

China-owned facilities have failed to meet Canadian standards. Cases included residents not being bathed for more than five weeks and left in beds without food or care, as well as understaffed homes.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Trudeau says $300 seniors payment is enough since they have not 'lost their income'

Seniors are not generally in a situation where they have lost their income, but they are facing additional costs," said Trudeau on whether or not the one-time $300 dollars was enough.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

FINALLY: Over $2.5 BILLION announced to aid seniors, one-time payment of up to $500 announced

The Trudeau government will be providing a one-time, tax free payment of $300 to seniors eligible for Old Age Security, and a further $200 for seniors eligible for the Guaranteed Income Supplement.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Man violently assaults two senior citizens in Manitoba long-term care home

A man who broke into a senior's home has been arrested, his robbery turned violent after he punched 94-year-old in the face and attacked an 81-year-old.

Quinn Patrick

Seniors targeted in coronavirus scams

Seniors are one of the populations most affected by coronavirus and now they are also the target of scammers preying on people while they are vulnerable.

Sam Edwards