The Senate’s social-affairs committee says Ottawa needs to pay urgent attention to the country’s long-term care homes ahead of a potential resurgence of the coronavirus
Senate of Canada
The Senate of Canada (French: Sénat du Canada) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the House of Commons and the Monarch (represented by the Governor General). The Senate is modeled after the House of Lords and consists of 105 Members appointed by the Governor General on the advice of the Prime Minister. Seats are assigned on a regional basis, with each of the four major regions receiving 24 seats and the remainder of the available seats being assigned to smaller regions. — Wikipedia
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There are also concerns in the report about the vulnerability of low-income seniors should there be a second wave of the novel coronavirus later this year
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The federal government needs to pay urgent attention to seniors in long-term care homes where COVID-19 outbreaks and deaths have been concentrated, the report says.
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