Ageism and Neglect During the COVID-19 Pandemic: How Can We Do Better? (1:00:00)

60-minute webinar
Participation in this program is accredited in provinces where CLE requirements for lawyers are mandatory.


More than half of the COVID-19 cases in Canada are linked to seniors’ homes. Is this fallout a reflection of a disregard for older people in Canadian society? Which safeguards should have been in place to prevent such a failing, and what can we do to protect our seniors in the future? In what ways should Canadian law adapt to better shield seniors and vulnerable people from becoming casualties amidst health and legal crises?



  • Maria Aylward, Lawyer, Manager, Project and Business Development, CIAJ