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BC Centre for Elder Advocacy and Support (BCCEAS)

Works to raise awareness, and to prevent and respond to elder abuse and neglect.more info

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BC
Phone: (604) 688-1927
Fax: (604) 437-1929
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CARP – A New Vision of Aging for Canada

CARP is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization committed to a new vision of aging for Canada, promoting social change that will bring financial security, equitable access to health care and freedom from discrimination.more info

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BC
Phone: (604) 536-8717
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Housing Advocate

Sources Advocacy Programs will provide support, assistance, and information for people on Income Assistance or with low incomes, including Homeless Prevention, Mental Health Advocacy, Disability Support Advocacy, and Poverty Law Program.more info

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Sources Community Resource Centres, Newton Resource Centre
#102 – 13771 72A Avenue
, Surrey, BC, V3W 9C6
Phone: (604) 596-2311
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Legal Advocacy Program

Staff lawyers and a legal advocate provide legal advice, advocacy and representation, in areas of law related to elder abuse; to people age 55+ who are not able to access legal help elsewhere due to low income or other barriers.more info

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BC Centre for Elder Advocacy and Support
BC
Phone: (604) 437-1940

Patient as Partners | Patient Voices Network

Become a ‘Patient Partner’ to share your concerns and suggestions about our health care system.more info

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BC
Phone: (604) 742-1772