Health Care Decision-Making: Legal Rights of People Living with Dementia

CCEL,in collaboration with the Alzheimer Society of BC, have developed a set of resources on the decision-making rights of people living with dementia: three short animated videos, and a booklet. The booklet is available in English, French, Traditional Chinese and Punjabi.

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Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL) and Alzheimer Society of BC
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April 2020 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.

Also available in:

Chinese (traditional) (PDF)
French (PDF)
Punjabi (PDF)

resource type
dementia, informed consent, substitute decision making, mental capacity, health care consent, access to justice, public legal education, law reform, long-term care, supported decision-making, Health Care Consent and Care Facility Admission Act, Residential Care Regulation