PLANNING AHEAD RESOURCES 

The Adult Trusteeship and Guardianship Act (AGTA) provides a variety of options that range from having someone provide a bit of help, to having someone take over decision making completely.
January 2012

 

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

 

A Personal Represenative (previously Executor) is the person named in a Will to carry out the directions contained in that Will. The Personal Representative is responsible for settling the person's affairs after death.
November 2015

This booklet is for people who have been asked to be an Agent under someone's Personal Directive. It explains what is involved in being an Agent.
June 2013

This booklet is for people who have been asked to be an Attorney under someone's Enduring Power of Attorney. It explains what is involved in being an Attorney.
NEW December 2016

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
 

 
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