Elder abuse, as has been reported widely in the media, is on the rise and, as Canada’s proportion of seniors is on pace to become 25% of our entire population by 2021 – a figure we have never seen before – our province requires legislative action to protect this vulnerable population.

Through our own work in our community directly with older adults and their families, we have sadly observed this rise in the number of elder abuse incidents firsthand.

Please click here to read the press release.

Lumacare’s Board of Directors