Prince Edward Island is hosting a meeting this week of Canada's federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for seniors. Caregiver readiness and social isolation were two key issues discussed.
A new task force led by Premier Robert Ghiz will look at the social and economic impacts of Canada's aging population.
Through work in their respective jurisdictions and their collaboration on the Health Care Innovation Working Group (HCIWG), Canada's Premiers have demonstrated their commitment to enhancing Canadiansí health care and achieving better value for money across health care systems.
The 2014 Progress Report on the Prince Edward Island Social Action Plan outlines activities of many government departments working together to strengthen supports to vulnerable Islanders.
Executive Council has renewed a five-year mandate for the Premier's Action Committee on Family Violence Prevention.