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3 mistakes people make when choosing travel insurance coverage
3 mistakes people make when choosing travel insurance coverage

Travel remains a top priority for many RTOERO members – both retired and actively employed. More than half of respondents to the 2023 Future Retirees […]

Our 10 most popular blogs of 2023
Our 10 most popular blogs of 2023

As we get ready to wrap up 2023, we’re doing our usual retrospective look at the year, including a dive into our analytics. What are […]

Tips for taking care of your eyes this winter
Tips for taking care of your eyes this winter

Just like that… it’s winter. Making sure we have a warm winter jacket and boots, getting our snow tires put on, and ensuring we have […]

Travel insurance for Canadians: Questions and answers 
Travel insurance for Canadians: Questions and answers 

Insurance can be a mystifying topic, and travel insurance is no exception. We’ve developed this Q&A on travel insurance for Canadians based on the questions […]

Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135) consultation: RTOERO response
Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135) consultation: RTOERO response

RTOERO is pleased to submit this feedback to help inform the proposed amendments to the Connecting Care Act, 2019. We respond to public consultation opportunities […]

RTOERO awards $85,000 in grants to boost community projects
RTOERO awards $85,000 in grants to boost community projects

Grassroots projects make communities better. Now, 22 of them in Ontario and B.C. have received funding thanks to RTOERO’s annual community grants campaign. Since 1968, […]

RTOERO’s Future of Aging Summit brings together thought leaders, changemakers
RTOERO’s Future of Aging Summit brings together thought leaders, changemakers

RTOERO will host its first Future of Aging Summit from May 15 to 17, 2024, in Toronto, Canada. The international conference will bring together experts […]

RTOERO calls on Ontario’s legislative members for sustainable, innovative and accountable policies for seniors and the environment
RTOERO calls on Ontario’s legislative members for sustainable, innovative and accountable policies for seniors and the environment

RTOERO representatives met with Ontario MPPs and government officials yesterday for the organization’s seventh annual Vibrant Voices Advocacy event to discuss issues concerning seniors, geriatric […]

RTOERO calls for action for the rights of older adults in ongoing effort
RTOERO calls for action for the rights of older adults in ongoing effort

October 1 is National Seniors Day, and it marks the week RTOERO’s board of directors, political advocacy committee and senior staff will meet with Ontario’s […]