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The Chair, in partnership with the table de concertation contre les mauvais traitements faits aux personnes aînées de l’Estrie, will welcome M.A. Audrey Turmel, on September 11 as part of a conference on confidentiality issues

Themes: Conference

The Chair and Mr. Paul Martel, regional coordinator of the Plan d’action maltraitance for the region of Estrie and representative of the Table de concertation contre les mauvais traitements faits envers les personnes aînées de l’Estrie, partner to welcome M.A. Audrey Turmel, from the Direction des orientations et politiques du ministère de la Justice du Québec. M.A. Turmel is a member of the inter-ministry committee that ensure the follow up of the Plan d’action gouvernemental pour contrer la maltraitance envers les personnes aînées 2010-2015.

The conference entitled “l’échange de renseignements confidentiels lorsque la sécurité d’une personne est menacée” will take place on September 11.

This conference is expected. The multiple organisation consulted in the regional diagnostic on answering mistreatment in Estrie expressed the fact that confidentiality and the limits of information transmission between partners is an important hurdle to protect and help mistreated older adults.