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Audience: Persons with Disabilities

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June 10, 2022

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Contains the responses of the Ministry of Community and Social Services to recommendations from the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate for mandatory reviews into child deaths. The Child and ...


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April 13, 2022

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A formal patient is someone who is held at a hospital or health centre under the Mental Health Act under the authority of two admission certificates or two renewal certificates. If you are a ...


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March 28, 2022

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The Assured Income for Severely Handicapped program provides financial and health benefits to eligible adult Albertans with a permanent medical condition that prevents them from earning a living. ...


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March 1, 2022

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A community treatment order is a mandatory treatment and care plan designed for your specific needs. It is a legal document that allows you to receive treatment while living in the community, ...


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March 1, 2022

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Review panels review applications from people under the Mental Health Act, including formal patients and people subject to a community treatment order (CTO). Review panels give you an opportunity ...


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January 1, 2022

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This document is a guide for professionals who may be talking to clients about the Persons with Developmental Disabilities program.


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January 1, 2022

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This document lets potential applicants to the Family Support for Children with Disabilities program know what to expect if they are planning to apply.


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January 1, 2022

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This document lets potential applicants to the Persons with Developmental Disabilities program know what to expect if they are planning to apply.


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December 16, 2021

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A steering committee made up of family members, service providers, advocates and government staff was created to present ideas and make recommendations on how to make the Persons with ...


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December 16, 2021

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From October 2020 through May 2021, the Ministry of Community and Social Services engaged stakeholders as part of a review of the Family Support for Children with Disabilities program. This report ...


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December 15, 2021

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This fact sheet explains specific decision-making under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act. Specific decision-making is designed to provide timely and effective decision-making services ...


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December 15, 2021

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When an authorized decision-maker is not doing their job properly, the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act (AGTA) provides protective measures. This brochure explains how to make a complaint ...


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December 1, 2021

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This two-page fact sheet explains the process for applying for an urgent order for guardianship and trusteeship if urgent decisions need to be made, in cases such as immediate risk of death or ...


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December 1, 2021

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A personal directive is a legal document you write in case you cannot make your own personal decisions in the future. This brochure describes how to write a personal directive and instruct someone ...


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November 16, 2021

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In September 2021, the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (OCYA) released the Strengthening Foundations report, which reviewed the circumstances of nine young people who died over a ...


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October 21, 2021

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This Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD) tip sheet provides out of home living arrangement and/or respite service providers with information that parents consider when they are ...


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October 21, 2021

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The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee, a branch of Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, provides services, tools and support for personal and financial matters to vulnerable Albertans ...


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August 13, 2021

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Annual reports of the Family Support for Children with Disabilities Provincial Parent Advisory Committee.The committee provides input and feedback on policies, procedures and services as they ...


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June 22, 2021

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The Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD) program helps families identify and access services and supports to strengthen their ability to promote their child's healthy development ...