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.
What We're Doing in the Medicine Hat Area
As part of the response to Elder Abuse in our community, community partners have formed the Regional Family Violence Committee. Together we work to bring awareness to, address, and one day hopefully ends family violence across the lifespan.
Branch Senior Support – 403-504-1811 ext. 114
Branch supports vulnerable seniors in the Medicine Hat community by honoring, uplifting, and advocating for them. We protect this population from neglect and abuse through education and connections with other agencies.
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.