Convention: 2017

WHEREAS it has been proven more cost-effective to fund home care givers than to fund hospitalization; and

WHEREAS enabling couples to remain in their own homes causes less stress, avoiding more health issues;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the National Pensioners’ Federation urge both the Federal and Provincial Governments to expand funding to ‘at home’ personal health care.


Submitted by OLD AGE PENSIONERS ORGANIZATION of BC