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Community Conversations Brief

On January 26th, 2022, Egale Canada hosted a virtual Community Conversations for 2SLGBTQI Seniors: Focus on Dementia and Advance Care Planning session. The session brought together 2SLGBTQI older adults, advisory committee members, and a guest expert to share knowledge, experiences, and ideas. The session included two components: a presentation by a guest expert, and breakout room discussions. In this brief, you will find a summary of the Dementia and Advance Care Planning notes from the community conversations, and some resources.

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Authors & Contributors

  • Celeste Pang, PhD, Egale Canada
  • Krista James, National Director, Canadian Centre for Elder Law

Advisory Committee Members

Thank you to all staff who supported the Community Conversations Sessions,
and all community members who participated in them.

Publishing Date: March 1, 2022

Resources

Questions to Explore During Advanced Care Planning

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Supported Decision-Making and Substitute Decision-Makers

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See Also:

Elder Abuse & Financial Abuse: Context and Considerations for 2SLGBTQI Communities

On January 27, 2022, Egale Canada hosted a virtual Community Conversations for 2SLGBTQI Seniors: Focus on Elder Abuse session.