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Caregiver Strategy 2013

Caregiver Day

Thank you for participating in our National Family Caregiver day events.

Care and Work: A Balancing Act

6.1 million employed Canadians who must balance their personal commitments, caregiving duties and work responsibilities. The time and physical demands they experience are often equivalent to working two full-time jobs.  This balancing act impacts a family caregiver’s financial, emotional and personal well-being. 

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Caregiver Infographic


Established in 2000, the Canadian Caregiver Coalition (CCC) is a virtual alliance of diverse partner organizations that work collectively, and autonomously, to identify and respond to the needs of caregivers in Canada.  

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for family caregivers through advocacy and synergistic partnerships.   

Together we strive to achieve our vision of “a Canada that recognizes, respects, and values the integral role of family caregivers in society”.   





Bringing the faces and voices of family caregivers to Parliament Hill (May 12, 2015)

The Canadian Caregiver Coalition (CCC) and the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) are illuminating the challenges faced by millions of family caregivers to parliamentarians through the launch of a photographic census, co-hosted by the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), on Parliament Hill today.

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April 7 National Family Caregiver Day

Today, on National Family Caregiver Day, the Canadian Caregiver Coalition (CCC) is proud to raise our voices and engage stakeholders across the country to celebrate and recognize the 6.1 million Canadians who balance care and work and their contributions to our society.

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Recognizing and Valuing the Caring Experience as an Employment Asset (Jan 21 2015)

The Canadian Caregiver Coalition congratulates the Employer Panel for Caregivers for their insightful and beneficial report released on Tuesday January 20.

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Bill 21 – Leaves to Help Families, passed today in the Ontario Legislature (April 29, 2104)

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The CCC sends a special thank-you to the 8 million caregivers across Canada (April 5 National Caregiver Day)

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