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Réseau FADOQ est le plus important regroupement de personnes de 50 ans et plus de la province et la référence en matière de qualité de vie des aînés québécois. En savoir plus

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It is the largest group of people aged 50 and over in the province and the benchmark for the quality of life of Quebec seniors. More info

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Réseau FADOQ est le plus important regroupement de personnes de 50 ans et plus de la province et la référence en matière de qualité de vie des aînés québécois. En savoir plus

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It is the largest group of people aged 50 and over in the province and the benchmark for the quality of life of Quebec seniors. More info

To find out about products and offers in your area, please indicate your language and sector.

Pour connaître les produits et les offres dans votre région, veuillez indiquer votre secteur.

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FADOQ positions

Income, retirement, health, abuse, seniors’ residences, housing, experienced workers—Réseau FADOQ is on the front lines for all issues involving aging with dignity.

Income and retirement

Improving public pension systems and protecting private savings for retirees and future retirees are priorities for Réseau FADOQ. To this end it:

  • Lobbies the Canadian government to increase the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)
  • Seeks amendments to the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (BIA) and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) that would make pension funds secured creditors in order to better protect workers’ pensions
  • Supports keeping the retirement age at 65

Health and abuse

Seniors’ health and elder abuse are key issues for Réseau FADOQ. To this end it:

  • Advocates for preservation of a high-quality, accessible universal healthcare system that prioritizes home care and support
  • Raises awareness among seniors and their families about abuse and fraud with the Senior-Aware program
  • Advocates for an inclusive approach to leisure that promotes active aging
  • Advocates for subsidies or RAMQ coverage for dentures, glasses, and hearing aids
  • Calls for shingles to be included in Quebec’s immunization program for people age 65 and older on the same basis as pneumonia
  • Advocates for the creation of new healthcare professional/patient ratios tailored to senior’s needs

Residences and housing

Réseau FADOQ is a leader on private seniors’ residences. It also advocates for the rights of senior homeowners and tenants. To this end it:

  • Calls for enhanced safety and dignity for seniors in housing centres, long-term care facilities (CHSLDs) and seniors’ residences
  • Monitors enforcement of housing rights for seniors who are homeowners or tenants

Experienced workers

Réseau FADOQ works to change perceptions about experienced workers and calls for measures to help them access and stay in the job market. To this end it:

  • Raises awareness among all stakeholders about the value of experienced workers
  • Calls for tax incentives that encourage experienced workers to stay in the job market
  • Advocates for a flexible approach to managing human resources that is responsive to the various stages of life

Caregivers

Réseau FADOQ works to ensure better support for caregivers from various levels of government. To this end it:

  • Works with the Government of Quebec to develop and implement a provincial policy on caregivers
  • Advocates for an increase in financial assistance and support for caregivers
  • Calls for increased employment protection for caregivers