Senior Law and Elder Abuse

This script has legal information for seniors. It covers the rights of seniors to pensions and benefits, abuse and neglect of seniors (often called "elder abuse"), changing your will, options for appointing others to make financial and legal decisions, and lending money to children or grandchildren.

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produced by
The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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last reviewed
July 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
senior's rights, seniors benefits, elder abuse, abuse and neglect of older adults, changing your will, person who is mentally incapable, loans, Dial-A-Law