Underfunded facility raises concerns for care of indigenous elders, disabled – CBC

Elders and disabled members can access funding, programs to receive care on reserve

Apr 11, 2019

A care provider checks on residents as they watch television in the common area of the Siksika Elders Lodge.

The assisted care facility recently had fire sprinklers installed on the main floor and a new wheelchair accessible deck.

But the building no longer meets the standard requirements to serve community members efficiently with adequate equipment and accessible rooms.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/unfunded-facility-siksika-elders-1.5091530

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