Increases to the lifetime grant for the Seniors Home Repair Program will give eligible Island seniors extra support to remain in their homes longer.
The Provincial Child Sexual Abuse Advisory Committee recently donated copies of Anne Reamís book, Lived Through This: Listening to the Stories of Sexual Violence Survivors, to public libraries across Prince Edward Island.
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.