News Stories

  • Celebrating Jamaica in Good Spirits

    Outside, there was driving rain and the press of COVID curfew, but for the members of CCRP, there was warm fellowship, virtually shared, as well as peaceful reflection and mirth, as the organization presented a member-driven Talent Showcase, under the theme "Let's Celebrate Jamaica" on Wednesday evening (Aug. 25).

    As diverse as the acts were, each of the performers delivered their items - whether lighthearted or serious - with a palpable passion and verve befitting the occasion.

  • CCRP AGM 2021-2023

    TAKE NOTICE that on the 26th day of August, 2021 at 10 a.m., the Supreme Court of Judicature of Jamaica will hear Claim No.

  • CCRP's Response To PSOJ’S Tax Reform Proposal

    Kingston, Jamaica, March 9, 2012: The Caribbean Community of Retired Persons is concerned that several aspects of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica’s (PSOJ’s) Tax Reform Proposal would have a detrimental effect on the poor, the elderly and those who are retired.

  • CCRP Concerned Over WINDALCO'S Suspension Of Pensioners' Health Insurance Benefits

    The Caribbean Community of Retired Persons (CCRP) is deeply concerned about the suspension of WINDALCO's pensioners' health insurance benefits by the current owner of WINDALCO, UC RUSAL.

  • Musicians to unite across age barrier for ‘Living Legends’ awards function

    vergreen Keith Lyn to serenade, youthful Alpha Band to provide sounds

  • CCRP honours 62 ‘Living Legends’ in Celebration of Jamaica’s Golden Jubilee

    February 9, 2012: Sixty-two Jamaicans who have given outstanding service to nation-building were yesterday recognized and awarded as ‘Living Legends’ by the Caribbean Community of Retired Persons (CCRP), at its Jamaica 50 Living Legacy Awards held in commemoration of Jamaica’s Golden Jubilee. The event took place at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel.

  • CCRP Living Legacy Award for Business named for J. Lester Spaulding

    Nominations are now open for the Caribbean Community of Retired Persons (CCRP) Living Legacy Awards and this year will see the inauguration of the J. Lester Spaulding Award for Business in honour of the late media magnate and founding Board Member of CCRP.

  • CCRP 2018 Living Legacy Awards

    CCRP, a non-governmental organisation for persons 50 years and over, last week held their annual Living Legacy Awards.  The four honorees were Nurse Joy Crooks, Founder of CUMI (Committee for the Upliftment of the Mentally Ill), Dr Jean Small, educator and dramatist, Dr Glen Christian, Entrepreneur and philanthropist and Dr Owen James, physician, educator and occupational health & safety specialist.

  • CCRP 2019 Living Legacy Awards

    The Caribbean Community of Retired Persons (CCRP) has announced the names of the outstanding Jamaicans who will receive their 2019 Living Legacy Awards. They are:

  • CGM Gallagher Insurance Brokers Successfully Launches Comprehensive Health Plan for CCRP Members

    Hundreds of seniors turned out to the Police Officer’s Club for the launch of a unique new health plan designed by CGM Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited and underwritten by Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited. The plan is being offered to members of the CCRP (Caribbean Community of Retired Persons), a non-governmental seniors-advocacy organisation.