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January 1, 2019

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The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped Act provides the legislative authority for the Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped program, which provides assistance to adult Albertans with a permanent disability that limits their ability to earn a living.


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January 1, 2019

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The Income and Employment Supports Act provides the authority for programs for Albertans needing food, shelter, personal items, medical, and other benefits essential to their health and well-being. This legislation also provides the authority for training programs and other measures to help...


Views: 319
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October 30, 2018

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Advocate for Persons with Disabilities Act


Views: 863
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December 15, 2017

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The Personal Directives Act sets out the rules governing the appointment of an agent to make personal decisions on an individual’s behalf in case they become unable or unfit to make those kinds of decisions in the future. The Act provides details about who can make a personal directive, how it...


Views: 1397
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December 15, 2017

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Family Support for Children with Disabilities Act allows the director to assist a disabled child's guardian to obtain child focused services and supports and enter into an agreement with the child's guardian with respect to the provision of family support services to the guardian. Highlights the...


Views: 1107
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December 9, 2016

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Allows the Director to develop a plan with respect to the provision of services to the adult to meet the needs of an adult with developmental disabilities, and enter into an agreement with a service provider with respect to the provision of services to the adult in accordance with the plan.


Views: 589
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June 1, 2015

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The Public Trustee Act creates the office of the Public Trustee in Alberta, and sets out the duties and functions of the Public Trustee, including acting as a trustee for people who have lost capacity under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act, administering the estates of deceased persons,...


Views: 141
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December 11, 2013

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The Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities Act establishes the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities and outlines the Council’s activities and membership. The Act invites the Council to provide advice to the Government of Alberta through public...


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May 27, 2013

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The Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act establishes a range of decision making supports for adults who requires assistance, or who do not have the capacity, to make personal and financial decisions for themselves. It sets out the legal requirements for Supported Decision making, Co decision...


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November 1, 2010

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The Social Care Facilities Review Committee Act establishes the Social Care Facilities Review Committee and outlines the committee’s activities and membership. Committee members visit facilities including foster homes, group homes, day care and out of school care programs, and emergency shelters...