Convention: 2017

WHEREAS Alzheimer and Dementia are normally associated with aging and are now being increasingly experienced within a much younger group, and

WHEREAS, the answer to a cure lies in research, yet researchers in this field complain that cut backs in funding are preventing progress; and

WHEREAS those afflicted and their caregivers are being pushed into a life of unimaginable despair and poverty,

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this National Pensioners Federation Convention 2017 encourage Provincial and Federal Governments to increase research funding to find a cure.


Submitted by TORONTO AREA RETIRED WORKERS COUNCIL