Skipped navigation; Beginning of main content

Date updated: January 16, 2020

   In the News

Filtered for: Elder Abuse

Don’t Get Scammed! learn how to protect your money!

Don’t’ get scammed out of your money! With tax season coming up, scammers will begin to target people who think the Canada Revenue Agency is calling them. Check out CRA’s site to learn how to protect your money. Please share this information. Click here to go to the Government of Canada’s website 

  Read More

Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers

Topics:  Elder Abuse    Finances    Financial Help    Legal

Medical Assistance in Dying. Share your views online

Consultations on medical assistance in dying (MAID) eligibility criteria and request process Your opportunity to share your views Click here to read full article and information on the Government of Canada’s Department of Justice’s website. Medical assistance in dying (MAID) became legal in Canada in June 2016. Canada’s Criminal Code now exempts doctors and nurse practitioners who…

  Read More

Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers

Topics:  Elder Abuse    Family or Friends Support    Health    Legal

Phone companies must block scam calls starting today. Here’s what you can expect

Spoofed numbers won’t be stopped until at least next Sept. 30 Emily Chung, Thomas Daigle · CBC News · Posted: Dec 19, 2019 4:00 AM ET  Sick of threatening calls from the “Canada Revenue Agency” and sketchy offers for duct cleaning? Starting today, Rogers, Bell, and other telecommunications providers in Canada must implement systems that help block scammers from calling you. But it…

  Read More

Categories:  Family / Friends    Seniors    Service Providers    Volunteers

Topics:  Elder Abuse    Family or Friends Support    Finances    Health    Legal

Newsletter Signup

Join our mailing list to stay up to date about our new website.