Systemic issues pertain to issues identified due to system structures or processes that may be remedied through a structural, organization or policy change.  Reports on systemic issues are brought forward to relevant Minister(s) or outlined in annual reports.

We have made the following recommendations:   

  • Recommendation for the Government of Alberta to develop a cross-ministry plan to address ageism and its impacts
  • Recommendation the Ministry of Seniors and Housing adopt communication guidelines for communicating with/to seniors that are mindful of unconscious ageism
  • Recommendations to address the unique challenges to self sufficiency faced by immigrant seniors in sponsorship breakdown


Issues reports and responses will be available Minister(s) has reviewed the and provided a response.