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B.C Bullies Palliative Care

British Columbia Health Authority orders hospital to commit euthanasia – The recent edict by the Fraser Health Authority in British Columbia ordering (non-religious) healthcare facilities to participate in euthanasia (MAiD) including hospices is an infringement on the conscience rights of the medical staff. – The edict by Fraser Health directly effects institutions such as the […]

Fatality Inquiry Conflicting Testimony

November 23, 2012 Via Facsimile 780 422 9756 Letter to follow Chief Crown Prosecutor Steven Bilodeau QC 6th Floor, Brownlee Building – 10365 – 97 Street, Edmonton, AB. T5J 3W7 Dear Sir: Fatality Inquiry – Arnold Harry Barstad – November 16, 2012 – Provincial Court Edmonton, AB. – Judge E. Johnson presiding. It was troubling […]

Public Trustee Disregards Seniors Rights

July 17, 2009. Honorable Ms. Alison Redford, Minister of Justice & Attorney General 403 Legislature Building 10800 – 97 Avenue Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 2B6 Dear Madame Minister: RE: Sale of farm land – Emma Kadnar, Salem Manor, 4419 46 St. Leduc, AB. We have learned that the farm of Emma Kadnar is in the process […]

Flawed Protection For Persons In Care

February 15, 2018 Via Email letter edmonton.riverview@assembly.ab.ca The Honourable Ms. Lori Sigurdson Minister of Seniors and Housing, # 404 Legislature Building 10800 97 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5K 2B6 Dear Madam Minister: REFERENCE: Flawed Protection for Persons in Care Act Legislation. We have made complaints to the Protection for Persons in Care concerning a lodge […]

North Peace Housing Foundation

North Peace Housing Foundation continues to bully and abuse seniors February 15, 2018 (NPHF) 6780 – 103 Avenue Peace River, Alberta T8S 0B6 The following is a quote from an article in MILE ZERO NEWS February 14, 2018. “After Reese read the offer, the board agreed it was unclear as to whether the offer was […]

DriveABLE No More

ICBC will not pay for any more DriveABLE testing. • PLEASE NOTE: As of March 1, 2018, ICBC will no longer use DriveABLE assessments to assist in determining driver medical fitness. As per the November 30, 2017 News Release, RoadSafetyBC will begin using the Enhanced Road Assessment (ERA) to assess driver medical fitness on March […]

DriveABLE No More

ICBC will not pay for any more DriveABLE testing. • PLEASE NOTE: As of March 1, 2018, ICBC will no longer use DriveABLE assessments to assist in determining driver medical fitness. As per the November 30, 2017 News Release, RoadSafetyBC will begin using the Enhanced Road Assessment (ERA) to assess driver medical fitness on March […]

Adult Guardianship & Trusteeship Act, Unjust legislation

The Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act is unjust legislation that disregards citizenship rights and violates the Charter of Rights and Freedoms,” said Ruth Maria Adria, an advocate with the Elder Advocates of Alberta Society. The society receives and investigates complaints of elder mistreatment. The Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act replaces the 30-year old Dependent Adults […]

No LTC Beds

Elder Abuse Day

Theft

On Aug 4, 2017, at 8:09 AM, wrote: Is there someone I can speak to about my sister stealing my parents “treasures” while they were both in hospital? I am visit from BC, so don’t know the supports here. I was present when my dad asked my sister to return things, but she has refused. […]

Elder Abuse Meeting

MEETING WITH DR. David SWANN MLA, ARE INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE BEEN ABUSED BY DEPENDENT ADULT ACT LEGISLATION. On April 29, 1@ 4:00 PM, 17 Alberta citizens met with Dr. David Swann at the Legislative Annex to present to him and others, accounts of dependent adult abuse. In several instances, the account concerned parents who had […]

Mother Sexually Assaulted

August 31, 2017 Good Day, On Sunday evening, our mother, who has dementia was sexually assaulted by another resident in her care facility who has dementia. I’m trying to find and navigate a path to know exactly what to do. Much has been done, but I’m not always sure I know the questions to ask. […]

Banned From My Mother’s Death Bed

My Mom died one year ago. Last year, I made dozens of phone calls to staff in many different government departments and Alberta Health Services, begging that my restricted visiting hours not be enforced during my Mom’s end of life. Ultimately Covenant Health’s Edmonton General would not cooperate, I was only permitted to see her […]

General Hospital Neglect

Complaint Received By Email XXXXXXXXX, has Alzeimers and is a resident of the General Hospital. XXXXXX has been there for 9 months and in those 9 months confined to a wheelchair from 8am to 8pm, in a Depends that was not changed until a week ago (9 months in a depends all day). I have […]