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RTOERO calls for election of age-friendly candidates in Saskatchewan
RTOERO calls for election of age-friendly candidates in Saskatchewan

October 19, 2020 When Saskatchewanians go to the polls on Oct. 26, RTOERO is urging them to elect age-friendly candidates. Through a digital campaign, RTOERO […]

Sign up to help prevent social isolation and loneliness
Sign up to help prevent social isolation and loneliness

October 1, 2020 More than 500 RTOERO members and friends of the RTOERO foundation have signed up for the RTOERO Foundation’s annual Social Isolation Awareness […]

RTOERO hosts virtual Queen’s Park advocacy day
RTOERO hosts virtual Queen’s Park advocacy day

September 28, 2020 RTOERO volunteers and staff will meet with MPPs and government officials during the fourth annual Vibrant Voices Advocacy event on Oct. 1, […]

Stay safe online with these best practices
Stay safe online with these best practices

This article first appeared in Liaison, our member newsletter. Scammers can be sophisticated! Stay a step ahead with these tips for online safety. There are […]

Social isolation hits seniors hard – and in a pandemic affects everyone
Social isolation hits seniors hard – and in a pandemic affects everyone

This article first appeared in Liaison, our member newsletter. It’s taken a pandemic for many Canadians to understand one of the country’s biggest health risks […]

Insurance plans for retirement: What to compare (+ printable checklist!)
Insurance plans for retirement: What to compare (+ printable checklist!)

Choosing your insurance plan for retirement is one of the most important decisions you’ll make as you prepare for retirement. When you retire from the […]

Brain creates new cells throughout life, new study shows
Brain creates new cells throughout life, new study shows

This article first appeared in Liaison, our member newsletter. Healthy older adults can generate just as many new brain cells as young teenagers. That’s the […]

RTOERO response to Ontario poverty reduction consultation
RTOERO response to Ontario poverty reduction consultation

RTOERO responds to Ontario poverty reduction strategy consultation As the Ontario government updates its poverty reduction strategy, RTOERO urges the government to consider how its […]

RTOERO response to 2020 Ontario budget consultation
RTOERO response to 2020 Ontario budget consultation

In preparing the 2020 budget, RTOERO urges the Ontario government to consider how its investments will improve the quality of life for seniors, our communities […]