ELDER ABUSE RESOURCES 

Elder abuse isn't just physical, it can also be sexual, emotional, and financial. This booklet provides information on what elder abuse is, how to recognize different forms of elder abuse and what to do about it.
NEW June 2017

This tip sheet lists the main pieces of Alberta and federal legislation that relate most closely to elder abuse.
March 2015

 

A chart summarizing the elements of each legal tool that can be used for the prevention of elder abuse.
March 2015

 

The world of dating is different than it used to be, this booklet provides important information about legal issues related to new relationships.
December 2013

 

A summary of the types, examples and possible indicators of elder abuse.
March 2015
 

A summary of legal rememdies that can be taken when the best options have not been put in place to prevent elder abuse.
March 2015
 

Developed for use in workshops, this manual could be used as a reference guide. It has three modules:

  • Elder Abuse, Capacity and the Law;
  • Planning Ahead: Using Legal Tools;
  • Let's Talk - Begin the Conversation

March 2015

This tip sheet outlines the steps in setting up a plan and suggestions on how to have the conversation with your loved ones.
March 2015
 

This tip sheet describes mental capacity and its importance in determining the options that are available in the prevention of elder abuse.
March 2015
 

 
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