TITLE

Ottawa discovers `elder abuse.'

AUTHOR(S)
Felton, Greg
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;6/28/93, Vol. 20 Issue 28, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a report from a parliamentary subcommittee on mistreatment of the elderly which found Health and Welfare Canada should continue to fund centers like Calgary's Kerby Centre. Work of the volunteer agency that has been helping seniors for over 20 years; Need to bring public attention to the problem of elder abuse; Recommendation more money should go toward seniors' organizations that provide assistance to abused senior citizens; Details.
ACCESSION #
9307140174

 

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