Meetings and Presentations to Groups

  • March 14, 2019–The Seniors Advocate gave a presentation at the Edmonton Chapter of the Alberta Association on Gerontology about isolation and loneliness in older age.
  • Feb 28, 2019–The Seniors Advocate met with the Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) Liaison Consultant, City of Edmonton, to learn about initiatives underway and to receive feedback about government funded services for 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 receive feedback about their work with senior clients.
  • Jan 31, 2019– With the Seniors Advocates from British Columbia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador, the Alberta Seniors Advocate met with the Federal Minister of Seniors and discussed issues facing seniors, advocated for seniors needs, and outlined the roles of the advocate offices
  • Jan 25, 2019–The Seniors Advocate gave a presentation about avoiding ageism in communicating with, to and about older adults at an Alberta Health’s Continuing Care Collaborative Committee meeting, a meeting with representatives from the Government of Alberta Ministry of Health, Alberta Health Services, community agencies and providers.

 

More Meetings and Presentations

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



More in the Media