Site: Barrie - Mailing Address

Service: Barrie CARP Chapter # 36

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-252-4756
Toll Free Phone National Office in Toronto 1-800-363-9736
Website www.barriecarp.org
Located In Community Barrie
Address Meeting Location - Shriner's Hall
142 John St
Barrie, ON L4N 2L2
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Intersection Anne St N and Dunlop St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Gwen Kavanagh, Chair, CARP Chapter 36, Barrie and Surrounding Areas; Phone: (Cell) 705-828-2743 * 705-252-4756; Email: barrie@carp.ca
Alternate Contact Beverly McGrath, Vice-Chair; Phone: 705-796-6939
Mailing Address c/o CARP, Barrie Chapter 36 
150 Livingstone St E 
Barrie, ON L4M 6Y7
Description & Services
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 
    • 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
Advocating for changes in LTC and for Aging at Home through Co-housing 
Funding announcement to help small and medium businesses in Simcoe County to go digital  
Be Green Show 2020 
  • cancelled, tentative date Nov 2020
Annual brunch and theatre in May, cancelled
Hours Meetings: third Tue of each month 6:30 pm * cancelled due to pandemic
Dates Jan-Jun, Sep-Nov
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
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
Other Details
Established 2009, Barrie Chapter
Elections AGM third Tue of Nov
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Meeting Location

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