Meetings and Presentations to Groups

  • March 14, 2019-The Seniors Advocate spoke at the Edmonton Chapter of the Alberta Association on Gerontology about Isolation and Loneliness Risk Factors in Older Age.

  • March 5, 2019-The Seniors Advocate participated in a focus group with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses and spoke about issues faced by seniors in care.  

  • Feb 28, 2019-The Seniors Advocate met with a representative from Community Resources, Citizen Services with the Social Development Branch of the City of Edmonton to learn about initiatives underway and planned around seniors.

  • Feb 27, 2019-The Seniors Advocate spoke to members of Alberta Health Services' Integrated Supportive and Facility Living Team in the Calgary Zone via Skype about the roles and responsibilities of the Office of the Seniors Advocate and to hear about their work and concerns.

  • Feb 5, 2019-The Seniors Advocate attended a budget consultation and provided input on the needs of Alberta seniors.

  • Jan 31, 2019-The Seniors Advocate attended a meeting with the Federal Minister of Seniors and the Seniors Advocates from British Columbia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador to discuss issues facing seniors and the roles of the advocate offices.

  • Jan 25, 2019-The Seniors Advocate presented information about Communicating with, to and about Seniors at the Government of Alberta's Continuing Care Collaborative Meeting, a meeting with representatives from the Government of Alberta Ministry of Health, Alberta Health Services, community agencies and providers.

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Seniors Advocate in the Media

  • February, 2019 - Respect Newpaper  (Cold Lake, Bonnyville, St. Paul)
  • Spring, 2018 - Dementia Connections Magazine
  • Nov 16, 2017 - Three Hills Capital Newspaper
  • Oct 12, 2017 - Nanton News and Vulcan Advocate
  • July 11, 2017 - CBC French Radio - Resources Required to Help People Age at Home
  • June 6, 2017 - Innisfail Province

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