Saskatoon Council on Aging - Age-friendly community

 

Community Resources for Seniors

 

Seniors Issues

Ageism

Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission - Discrimination Against Older Persons

Elder Abuse

If you suspect any kind of elder abuse call:
Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Service - 306.933.6200

If you suspect criminal abuse or neglect, call Saskatoon Police Service 306.975.8300 or Victims Services at 306.975.8400

Suspected abuse by a caregiver in a long-term care facility should be addressed through facility management as soon as possible. If the issue is unresolved contact Community Care 306.787.7239

Suspected abuse in a personal care home can be reported to Community Care - Personal Care Homes 306.787.1715 (Regina) 306.933.5843 (Saskatoon)

Suspected financial abuse of a cognitively compromised adult or abuse of power of attorney can be reported to: Public Guardian and Trustee of Saskatchewan - 306.787.5424

Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse


Estate Planning

Saskatoon Telephone Book, Yellow Pages - Estate Planning Consultants

Estate Law Canada: What do people in a second marriage have to consider when making a Will?

 

Property Tax Deferrals

Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program - City of Saskatoon Revenue Branch - 306.975.2400 or 1.800.667.9944
The program is available to low-income senior citizens who own a single family home, townhouse, or apartment condominium in Saskatoon.

Safety

Public Health Agency of Canada -The Safe Living Guide—A Guide to Home Safety for Seniors