The following are news items of interest from MROO.

Ontario' s Premier Seniors Conference & Information Fair

Julius Event Centre
2201 Finch Ave W, Toronto, ON
*Recently renovated venue
*Free parking
*Easily accesible by TTC
FREE Conference for 55+
Morning Session - 10 AM to 12 PM
Afternoon Session - 1 PM to 3 PM
*Special Guest Speakers
*Health & Wellbeing Knowledge Experts
*Registration required
September 1, 2019

Kingston Discounts

Kingston Ontario votes to eliminate Age-Based Discounts on Municipal Programs and utilize income-based models for adult discounts.
September 1, 2019


Attention MROO members in Kingston, Brockville & Perth areas:
Come join us to get answers to your questions on cell phones given by our featured speaker Adam Marinelli, Senior Manager at Simply Connect.
September 1, 2019

Membership Discount

Membership Discount for MROO Members with City of Ottawa, Recreation and Parks! MROO Members in the City of Ottawa can now take advantage of the recreational services offered by our capital city through their Corporate and Group Fitness and Membership Program. This program offers a 20% Discount on the All Inclusive Membership and the One Option Membership.
August 1, 2019

Affiche principale - Foire des retraités actifs à Hawkesbury

Affiche principale - Foire des retraités actifs à Hawkesbury
August 1, 2019

Call To Action

As you have probably heard the provincial government is planning to end out of country OHIP coverage. The proposed changes were announced in late April with less than a week provided to voice concerns or gather information. There are so many unknowns with regards to these changes and how it will affect the average Ontarian.
May 1, 2019

Get Smart About Money

RRSPs and TFSAs can both help you save for your financial goals, but there are important differences. Depending on your financial situation and goals, you may choose to contribute to both or only one.
March 5, 2019


We now live in a time that has seen fundamental changes in the way many of us buy goods and services. The era of eCommerce and online shopping is here to stay. Technology can offer useful new ways to greatly improve our quality of life. This certainly applies to many aspects of health care; including pharmacy.
January 16, 2019

Ontario's New Distracted Driving Laws To Take Effect Jan. 1, 2019

Drivers convicted of distracted driving under the new laws will be punished with a licence suspension, a hefty fine and demerit points. The severity of the punishment increases with the number of subsequent offences committed.
December 15, 2018

Advocacy Centre of the Elderly!

We're excited to host our Tuesdays with OSSCO in our brand new home: 345 Wilson Avenue, Suite 404, Toronto, ON, M3H 5W1. For September 2018, Tuesdays with OSSCO invites Graham Webb from the Advocacy Centre of the Elderly to discuss 'Consent, Capacity & Substitute Decision Making'. Graham Webb has been the Executive Director of ACE from October 2016. Prior to accepting this position, Graham was the Staff Litigation Lawyer at ACE from May 1995 to September 2016. Don't miss this informative session with the Advocacy Centre of the Elderly! Registration is required and space is limited.
September 23, 2018

A Guide to Death Care in Ontario

The Bereavement Authority of Ontario administers provisions of the Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002 (FBCSA) on behalf of the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services.
August 24, 2018

OMERS reports 2017 investment return of 11.5%

Investments generated almost $10 billion of net investment income
February 23, 2018

Will 16,000 Sears Canada retirees see their pensions?

Sears Canada paid millions in dividends while its pension went underfunded. Now the former employees may end up paying the price.
February 2, 2018

Aging well: information for seniors

See what programs and services are available to help you lead a healthy, active and engaged life over 65.
January 29, 2018

OPINION: Coming changes threaten security of Ontario's pensioners

A store closing sign is shown on a Sears store at the Oakville Place mall on Nov. 23, 2017.THE CANADIAN PRESS
December 7, 2017

Grey matters: Make paying pensioners a super-priority

Federal legislation to protect security of workers’ employment funds is long overdue
September 1, 2017

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to all recipients!
September 1, 2017

Retirement Readiness Survey

MROO Retirement Readiness Survey
July 12, 2017

Latest Newsletter

Our July 2017 newsletter is now available
July 1, 2017

Happy 40th MROO!

We are celebrating 40 years in 2017!
June 8, 2017

OMERS investment return improves in 2016

MSN news article
February 24, 2017

Information Sessions provided by OMERS

The Power of Your Pension Plan
December 13, 2016

2016 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to all recipients! New photos added.
August 19, 2016

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Help us spread the word about the benefits of MROO!
July 8, 2016

Welcome to our new Website!

January 22, 2016