Safety and Security

Safeguarding seniors

Older persons are often particularly vulnerable and you may appreciate special measures that have been introduced to preserve your safety and security.

Elder abuse: see the Legal Resources page on this site for more information

Protection from frauds and scams: this federal government resource describes how to protect yourself from fraud and scams, including identity theft

Renewing a G driver's licence: 80 years and over: once you turn 80, you need to renew your driver's licence every two years. This publication outlines the four main steps you need to take to renew

Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security: this comprehensive guide was produced by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and covers everything from elder abuse to fraud and scams to safety at home and on the street