CARERS CANADA – A National Caregiver Coalition

Minister’s Statement in Recognition of Carers

“Today is National Carers Day. It is a day to recognize family members, friends, neighbours and other significant people who have taken on the role of caregiver for someone with a serious or life-threatening illness…… I encourage Canadians to take the time today to recognize and thank all the compassionate people in their life who have caregiver roles.”

The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Health

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“On this National Carers Day, I want to thank all caregivers for the tremendous work they do every day to improve the quality of life of countless older Canadians and for making sure they receive the very important care they deserve as they age.”

The Honourable Filomena Tassi, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Seniors

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CAREGIVER STRATEGY

Carer Manifesto articulates a vision and strategy to recognize and respect the vital role of carers in Canada.

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ADVANCING COLLECTIVE PRIORITIES

A collaborative report showcasing the policies and practices that are in place to recognize and support carers, also known as family caregivers

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CARER FACTS

Compelling data on who carers are, what they do and how caring impacts their lives and our society.

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A milestone for Canadian Carers

Prime Minister’s Statement in Recognition of Carers

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