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Resources

The following information is provided to assist you in learning more about seniors care and the resources available.

Seniors’ Wellness & Supportive Living

Alberta Health Services:Seniors
Seniors’ wellness info, news, resources, and care options

Alberta Health Services: Supportive living
Levels, costs, and qualifications for supportive living

Alberta Health: Seniors
Info on assistance programs, housing, personal directives, health, etc.

My Health Alberta
Health info and tools developed by Alberta health professionals

Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories
Dementia info and resources

Alberta Continuing Care Health Service Standards
Standards of care for continuing care facilities

Alberta Supportive Living Accommodations Standards
Standards of care for supportive living facilities

Legislation

Supportive Living Accommodation Licensing Act
Sets out accommodation standards for supportive living and long-term care

Protection for Persons in Care Act
Prevents abuse of persons in care and requires that abuse be reported

Health Information Act
Protects confidentiality of resident/patient health information

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP)
Protects personal information by specifying standards for collection, use, and disclosure

Mental Health Act
Protects, supports, and allows supervision of mentally ill individuals

Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act
Protects vulnerable adults over 18 by giving them tools to make decisions

Other

Ombudsman Service
Promotes fairness by investigating concerns of how the Alberta government has handled complaints

Office of the Public Guardian
Provides decision-making tools for adults unable to make decisions

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