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  • Tips for Planning and Security

    OakNet: Canadian Law for Older Adults

    Planning for your future and maintaining your security as you age are important for your personal safety and well being. Read this resource to learn how to plan, what documents to prepare, and ideas for what to do in the future.

  • Elder Abuse

    OakNet: Canadian Law for Older Adults

    Elder abuse is when harm is perpetrated towards older adults. This abuse is never the fault of the older adult. This resource has some key indicators about what abuse looks like, how to report abuse, and legal ways to stop abuse. Read this resource to learn more.

  • Getting Help

    OakNet: Canadian Law for Older Adults

    If you or a loved one are in immediate danger, call 911. This resource includes other helplines you can also call for help for yourself or a loved one. A judge can also help to grant police the power to check in on your loved one's safety. Read this resource for more information.

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Hamilton, ON - April 8, 2020

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