COVID-19: Committee Hears from Advocates for Seniors and Retirees

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

COVID-19: Committee Hears from Advocates for Seniors and Retirees

Social Affairs, Science and Technology – June 10, 2020 – Part 2:

In a virtual meeting, the committee continues its study on the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the committee’s fifth meeting on the topic and focuses on long term-care facilities and seniors’ interests.

Speaking to the committee are Canadian Association of Retired Persons chief policy officer Marissa Lennox, CanAge president and CEO Laura Tamblyn Watts, and University of British Columbia professor of geriatric medicine Dr. Roger Wong.