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Elder Abuse Alberta

The Honourable Mr. Brian Mason, Minister of Transportation, # 324 Legislature Building 10800 97 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5K 2B6 Dear Mr. Minister: REFERENCE: Elder Abuse of Alberta’s older Citizens. Testing senior drivers constitutes elder abuse. Requiring a senior, who Is in good health, has never had a car accident who may be fully employed, […]

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 […]

Dr. Sarah Feaver MD

April 6, 2018 REGISTERED MAIL The Honourable Mr. Brian Mason, Minister of Transportation, # 324 Legislature Building 10800 97 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5K 2B6 Ms. Olga Tavares, Director, Driver Fitness and Monitoring Branch Main Floor, Twin Atria Building, Edmonton, AB. T6B 2X3 Via Facsimile (780) 422-6612 Dear Mr. Minister: Ms.Tavares: Dr. Sarah Feaver MD, […]

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 […]

SENIORS DRIVING COMMERCIAL VEHICLES

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 […]

Dr. Jean Triscott, Four Month Ordeal

Jan 18, 2016 Meeting with Jill Wright In all humility, I will offer a couple of suggestions to the Dept’ of Transportation. My suggestions arise out of a stressful four-month period of time I had regaining my driver’ license: from June 23/2015 to Oct. 27/2015: four months. I was 74 years of age. SUGGESTIONS a) […]

Knee and Hip Replacements

Albertans face longer wait times for knee and hip replacements: report. As such, he said the change is due to a combination of factors, including a Albertans needing a hip or knee replacement tended to wait at least one month longer to receive their surgeries last year, according to new national statistics that also showed […]

Dr. Vinzenzo Visconti Suspended

Dr. Vincenzo Visconti’s medical licence will be suspended indefinitely. Dr. Vincenzo Visconti’s medical licence will be suspended indefinitely on April 27, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta says invoking what it called a “last resort” section of the Health Professions Act, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta announced Friday it will […]