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Elder Abuse Investigation.

W5 nursing home investigation reveals 1,500 cases of staff-to-resident abuse in one year.

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Toronto nursing home borrowed cash from residents’ private trust accounts

The LTC home was breaking several regulations that safeguard trust accounts.

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Kipnes Centre patient dragged from bed, family told she fell

It took a hidden video camera for Susan Carter to discover the truth about how her 89-year-old mother ended up lying on the floor at an Edmonton care home.

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Senior pushed out of retirement home the week before Christmas

Marie Sparrow, 94, is moving out of her Mississauga retirement home just before Christmas. It’s not what she wanted.

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Power of Attorney Abuses?

A former Toronto high society “Glitter Girl” is now facing charges that she defrauded an elderly Florida friend.

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David Silver, 78, dies on porch after hospital release on -37 C night

Winnipeg senior released from hospital in slippers, given cab slip to get home

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Elderly patient discharged to empty house not a ‘one-off’ case

Hospital system too uncoordinated to deal with influx of seniors.

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Body of missing senior found near Lynn Canyon

Joan Warren went missing from care home on Friday afternoon

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Mother with dementia ‘warehoused,’ daughter says

Dementia patient, 84, spent countless hours in hospital hallways, daughter says

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Old People Get Lonely – Call More Often!

Even if you think you call a lot, call more!

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