CARP (A New Vision of Aging)

Site: Barrie - Mailing Address

Service: Barrie Chapter # 36

Office Phone 705-252-4756
Toll Free Phone National Office in Toronto 1-800-363-9736
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Ingram Nurse, Vice Chair; Phone: (Cell) 705-730-3493; Email:
Alternate Contact Henry Legg, Treasurer
Primary Executive Gwen Kavanagh, Chair; Phone: (Cell) 705-828-2743
Hours Meetings: third Tue of each month 6:30 pm
Description and Service
Former Name Canadian Association of Retired Persons
Description (Service) National, non-partisan, nonprofit organization committed to advocating for people as they age, in matters affecting their rights, well being and welfare * members eligible for a range of products, services, and group rates such as travel and accommodation discounts, as well as car, home, and health insurance discounts including dental * local Chapter holds nine meetings a year and provides trips for social and educational reasons * initiated Seniors Advisory Committee for the City of Barrie * Seniors Advisory Committee is comprised of representatives from CARP, 55 + Clubs, 4 non-profit organizations and 4 Seniors * initiated a Senior Housing Committee, working towards solutions for future housing shortages * for more information call Gwen Kavanagh at 705-828-2743 
Be Green Show 
April 20, 2019 10 am-5 pm, Holly Community Centre, 171Mapleton Ave, Barrie * event will include vendors, electric cars, speakers and more * admission is an item for food bank 
Annual brunch and theatre in May, call or email for information  
Fall Political Forums: 
Candidates from four parties for Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte and Barrie-Innisfil Ridings, will discuss various topics, call for dates and locations of forums
Dates Jan-Jun, Sep-Nov
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults * guests can attend a meeting with a CARP member
Application On-line or by mail
Languages English
Fees Membership - Paid to Head Office * minimum one year membership is $19.95 or other membership which includes Zoomer magazine, if register online, fee is reduces by $5
Volunteer Description * volunteers needed for different committees * descriptions available upon request
Location Information
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Meeting Location - Royal Canadian Legion
410 St. Vincent St
Barrie, ON L4M 4A6
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Intersection Cundles Rd E and St Vincent St
Mailing Address 150 Livingstone St E 
Barrie, ON L4M 6Y7
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Meeting Location
Record Details
Elections AGM third Tue of Nov

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