Private Care Agreements Between Older Adults and Friends or Family Members
A private care agreement involves an older adult's transfer of property to a friend or family member for a promise of care and support in the home. This project reviews the state of the law and makes recommendations to address negative consequences that result when such agreements are unsuccessful.View website
- produced by
- Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL)
- produced in
- last reviewed
- March 2002 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
- reports & documents
- abuse and neglect of older adults, private care agreements, buying a home, selling a home, family violence, elder abuse, contracts, undue influence, unconscionable transactions, unjust enrichment, resulting trusts, remedies, Family Relations Act, Legal Issues Affecting Seniors Committee
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