November 23, 2014

Promising Practices for Housing Women who are Older and Fleeing Violence or Abuse

Overview The CCEL was retained by Atira Women’s Resources Society as writer and developer on their national project on promising practices in housing women who are older and fleeing violence or abuse. This project involved working with a national advisory committee of women with expertise in violence against older women Read more…

July 7, 2014

Uniform Vital Statistics Act (Renewal) Project

February 8, 2014

Annual Report 2014

September 8, 2013

Older Women’s Dialogue Project

Law and social policy reform often moves forward in a way that ignores gender. This is true of the experiences of older women, which remain remarkably invisible from aging policy analysis. This project is a collaboration with West Coast LEAF. The Older Women’s Dialogue Project explores: What are the pressing Read more…

July 28, 2013

Understanding the Lived Experience of Supported Decision Making

The Representation Agreement Act is recognized as pioneer legislation, being one of the first supported decision-making legal regimes in the world. Other Canadian jurisdictions have since enacted legislation that recognizes supported or assisted decision-making to some degree, using different language and legal frameworks, generally as part of adult guardianship and Read more…