Two Important Outcomes from Recent BAC Meeting

ADRP representatives to the Dalhousie Benefits Advisory Committee attended the Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Meeting on Wednesday June 17, 2020. There are 2 outcomes from that meeting that will affect early retirees who subscribe to the Extended Health Benefits and Travel plan, i.e. those under the age 65. There will be a EHB premium holiday ….  Read More

Dental Plan During Covid-19

What follows is a note from Peter Wallace who is our Executive Lead on Benefits. We wanted to share some information with retired members of Dalhousie University who are subscribers to the Dental Plan. As you would most likely be aware, the ability for our members to access dental services during the current environment is ….  Read More

April Newsletter

Please enjoy and share our April, 2020 newsletter. Join me in congratulating Marilyn Klein for this wonderful publication. Might I take a moment to encourage you to reflect on your time in isolation and prepare an article about your experience for the next newsletter. The newsletter as shown below is a page-turning representation of the ….  Read More

April AGM Postponed

Due to the current Coronavirus Pandemic, I write to advise that the Annual General Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, 2020 is postponed. Once life returns to normal within our province, we will schedule a new date. We do plan a newsletter with reports and our usual round of articles. The work on that has ….  Read More

Stay Calm and Carry On

To CURAC/ARUCC Member Associations (cc CURAC/ARUCC Board of Directors and Committee Chairs): As we are all aware, the spread of Covid-19 has obliged us to cancel the 2020 AGM and conference scheduled for May 13-15. The CURAC/ARUCC Winter Newsletter/Infolettre includes reports on what the Local Organizing Committee had planned for us and on the attractions ….  Read More

SSQ Travel Insurance

It is my understanding that this insurance is only available to retired Faculty. We have no way to know who carries this insurance and ask that you share this message with your colleagues to whom it may apply. Regards, Phil O’Hara – Chair ADRP A Message from the Benefits Office Our travel coverage through SSQ ….  Read More

Travel Insurance & Covid-19

Here is email we got yesterday regarding travel insurance. To CURAC/ARUCC Member Associations (cc Individual Associate Members, CURAC/ARUCC Board & Committee Chairs): Dear Colleagues, Through CURAC/ARUCC, your members have access to Johnson Inc health and travel insurances. The following message from Johnson Inc contains important information for them related to their insurance(s). Please forward this ….  Read More

CURAC / ARUCC Winter 2020 Newsletter

There is a wealth of information in every newsletter from our national body. We encourage your to add each newsletter to your reading list. You an click on the PDF icon and the newsletter will open in it’s own tab. As an alternative you can read it in this page below. The controls to advance ….  Read More

ADRP Bursary

Note: The following is permanently recorded under the About ADRP menu branch of our web site. A few years back an ADRP Bursary Fund was setup to assist students in need. It took a couple of years to build up a adequate balance to release funds but now we assist 2-3 students annually. Unlike scholarships, ….  Read More