If you are experiencing abuse or neglect, or if you suspect that an older adult is being harmed or mistreated, there is help available in the Medicine Hat area.
In case of emergency and immediate danger, please call 9-1-1.
Elder Abuse Case Management Program – 403-952-8984 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Elder Abuse Case Management is provided by Unison at Veiner Centre to people age 50 and older. Referrals are accepted from anyone interested in the well-being of older adults.
Working closely with our community partners, we serve the Medicine Hat area to:
- Offer assessment, support and case management to older adults, families and care partners at risk of or experiencing elder abuse.
- Provide education, advocacy and referral services.
- Assist in navigating complex systems for the best possible outcomes.
- Increase knowledge, skills and competence to help end elder abuse.
Senior Services, City of Medicine Hat – 403-529-8368
Senior Services is a division of the Community Development Department of the City of Medicine Hat. Seniors Services is here to help connect you with the community resources that best suit your situation. Our strong network of community partners works together to problem-solve and educate on issues.
As a province-wide network of professionals working to increase community awareness, AEAAC is represented by communities across Alberta.
If you or someone you know is experiencing elder abuse and would like some information and help, please see the Getting Help section for resources and contact information.
If you would like more general information about the Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Council please contact the representative in your community.