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The Chair, in partnership with the table de concertation contre les mauvais traitements faits aux personnes aînées de l’Estrie (Concertation Table Against Mistreatment Pepetrated to Older Adults of Estrie) , will welcome M.A. Audrey Turmel, on September 11 as part of a conference on confidentiality issues

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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 (Concertation Table Against Mistreatment Pepetrated to Older Adults of Estrie), partner to welcome M.A. Audrey Turmel, from the Direction des orientations et politiques du ministère de la Justice du Québec (Direction of Orientation and Policies of the Québec’s Ministry of Justice). 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 (Governmental Action Plan To Counter Mistreatment of Older Adults) 2010-2015).

The conference entitled “l’échange de renseignements confidentiels lorsque la sécurité d’une personne est menacée” (The Exchange of Confidential Information When the Security of a Person is Threatened) 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.