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Public Guardian Abuse of Myrtle Hofer AN UNBELIEVABLE ACCOUNT OF COLLUSION AND ELDER ABUSE Court of Queens Bench, Surrogate Court Lethbridge Tuesday August 17, 2010 @ 10:00AM Myrtle Hofer, 87 years old The government has seriously bullied Mrs. Hofer, apprehending abducting her, June 18, 2010, with two RCMP officers and detaining her for the past […]

DriveABLE test- Only 15% pass

Originally published in Victoria Times Colonist. The 45-minute TOUCH SCREEN EXAM called Driveable, has angered seniors who say it is unfair and an inappropriate way to assess a generation less familiar with technology. . The test is not a driving skills exam but a test of cognitive functions like memory, attention span and spatial reasoning […]

Dr. Jean Triscott, College of Physicians & Surgeons

Doctor Misdiagnosed Client Via facsimile 780 424 5617 January 14th, 2016 Alberta College of Physicians and Surgeons 2700 – 10020 100 Street NW Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0N3 Reference Dr. Jean E. Triscott MD, Director of Residency / Geriatrics Program, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, 10230 111 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5G 0B7 ————————– Dear Dr. Michel Caffaro: We […]

Villa Caritas- Implausible Testimony, Fatality Inquiry

FATALITY INQUIRY – Arnold Harry Barstad – July 4, 2013 – Provincial Court Edmonton, AB. – Judge E. Johnson presiding. Chief Crown Prosecutor Steven Bilodeau QC ——————————————– The Inquiry had to rely on the testimony of Villa Caritas staff. Testimony was provided by Dr. Candace Walker, psychiatrist(below) Neil Maralit, psychiatric aide, employed by Covenant Health […]

DriveABLE Threatens Legal Action

A Doctor of Philosophy(PhD) fails Simard MD test and DriveABLE test. To: Elder Advocates of Alberta I thought you might be interested in the following email I have sent to DriveABLE, Calgary. “I have serious concerns about how you run your business in a manner which lacks honesty and professionalism. I was told that one […]

Myrtle Hofer 1922-2016

Myrtle Carol (Mcleod) Hofer 1922 – 2016 Mrs. Myrtle Carol (McLeod) Hofer of Lethbridge, beloved wife of the late Mr. David Hofer, passed away at the Legacy Lodge Care Home on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at the age of 93 years. Myrtle was born on December 12, 1922 in Carmangay, Alberta. She married her beloved […]

City Harasses Autistic Senior

ELDER ABUSE November 28, 2013 Peter Kiernan, City of Edmonton, safety Codes Officer was notified by written letter that the domicile of the autistic senior 1) has no tenants, 2) 2) has never had tenants, 3) 3) collects no rent, 4) 4) has never collected rent and 5) has no intent to establish any sort […]

Tony Flores, Public Trustee, Bullies Client

April 4, 2017 Via Facsimile – (780) 422 9136 Mr. Tony Flores, Public Trustee Representative Office of the Public Trustee, 4th Floor, Brownlee Bldg. 10365 97 Street, Edmonton, AB. T5J 3Z8 Dear Mr. Flores: Threatening, bullying telephone call to XXX XXXXX– April 4, 2017 On April 4, 2017 you spoke with XXXXXXXX by telephone. She […]

St. Andrew’s Ukrainian Fire

Cause of Edmonton seniors’ home blaze under investigation Elderly man found dead after fire at senior’s home The CAO of a seniors’ home where a blaze erupted Thursday night said the fire was caused by smoking, however Edmonton Fire Rescue Services (EFRS) would not confirm that, saying the cause is still under investigation. Fire Chief […]

Assault, Unlawful Detention, Alberta Hospital

HAND DELIVERED September 5, 2008 ATTENTION: Detective Pat Bruni, Criminal Investigation Section Edmonton Police Service, North Division 14203 50th Street, Edmonton, AB. T5H 0H7 Dear Detective Bruni: Alexander Doull, Alberta Hospital Edmonton Thank you for meeting with us, with Mrs Ruth Doull, and David Doull on Friday, August 29th, 2008, in order to discuss the […]

Abuse disregarded by government

Elder abuse at Autumn Lodge disregarded by government. Minister Hoffman, Sarah, I watched you in the Assembly today and I saw and heard how strong you felt about Women and their rights and that you would stand up for them. I wonder if you would take time to consider that the majority of the Seniors […]

Homeless Shelter for Elderly

COVENANT HEALTH HREATENINS FRAIL ELDERLY Hi Elder Advocates: I am writing on behalf of my parents, who are in their 80s and live in Edmonton My mom has mobility and multiple other health problems and is incontinent and my dad’s faculties are declining, he has high blood pressure and is under a crushing amount of […]

Drivable test Invades Seniors’ Privacy

For those of you that are not familiar with or who have not heard of DriveAble, please take not. Dear Editor: For those of you that are not familiar with or who have not heard of DriveABLE, please take note. DriveABLE is a private for-profit company that started with the help of your tax dollars […]

DriveABLE Assessment Centres Inc.

April 14, 2018 12:40 AM ET Software Company Overview of DriveABLE Assessment Centres Inc. Snapshot People OverviewBoard MembersCommittees DriveABLE Assessment Centres Inc. INSIDERS ON Board Members Name (Connections) Relationships Title Age Allen Dobbs 5 Relationships Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President — Other Board Members On Board Members Name (Connections) Relationships Type […]


Number of seniors driving commercial vehicles increasing. FREDERICTON — A researcher at the University of New Brunswick says the number of seniors getting into the commercial driving industry is rising. Eric Hildebrand says seniors currently represent about 14 per cent of New Brunswick’s general driving population and within the next couple of decades that’s going […]