Elder Abuse - Publications

ACE Publications

        For ease of downloading, the Training Manual is available below in six sections.

External Publications

CLEO Publications

In co-operation with the community legal clinics in Ontario, Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) produces many helpful publications on a wide range of legal topics. Elder Abuse: The Hidden Crime, written by ACE and produced by CLEO, is of interest to those wanting information about elder abuse. It is also available in French - Maltraiter une personne agee

Although it does not talk specifically about elder abuse, CLEO has written a handbook for woman experiencing abuse or assault by a partner called Do You Know a Woman who is being Abused?.

These publications may be printed from the CLEO website. Multiple copies of this publication may also be ordered from CLEO free of charge from the CLEO website or by phoning (416) 408-4420.


Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee has produced a brochure called The Role of the OPGT in Guardianship Investigations.  You can order free copies of this brochure by phoning (416) 314-2800.


National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE)

NICE is an international network of researchers, practitioners and students dedicated to improving the care of older adults, both in Canada and abroad.  Community organizations and police services in Hamilton, Ottawa and Toronto developed        the Elder Abuse Assessment and Intervention Reference Guide for use by police in intervening in situations involving elder abuse.

These documents are in Portable Document Format (PDF). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print these publications. [Free Download]. If you are using a visual reader and cannot read PDF documents, please contact ACE for a hard copy of the document.