Special Projects

2011 - 2015:  Sponsor OANHSS Awards Program: Innovation and Excellence Award Workplace Quality


2010: Counter Point Project Roundtable Panelist National Director of the Canadian Centre for Elder Law in BC. 


2010: CBC Toronto Talk Radio Expert Guest  - Re: Bill 168 -  An Act to amend the Occupational Health and Safety Act with respect to violence and harassment in the workplace and other matters 


2007 - 2008: Provincial Evaluator: Project S.A.V. Community Mobilization Empowering Seniors Against Victimization Partnership between the United Senior Citizens of Ontario the Ontario Provincial Police, Crime Prevention Section, Seniors Assistance Team.


2002 - 2006: Provincial Project Evaluator Ontario Family Councils Program Partnership between Concerned Friends of Ontario Citizens in Care Facilities and Self-Help Resource Centre


2002: The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region – Violence Prevention / Elder Abuse Trainer Social Welfare Department


Provided Elder Abuse Training to 250+ Social Workers working in the community.


2000: Member of the Round Table for Ontario’s Elder Abuse Strategy Training of Front-Line Staff Minister Helen Johns


1997 – 2000: Past Chairperson / Member of the Board of Directors Victim Services of Toronto


1996:  Produced and Directed: Discovering the Truth - Long Term Care - Video


1996:  Produced and Directed: Discovering the Truth - Hospital - Video


1990: Past Co-Chair for the Ontario Prevention of Elder Abuse Network (OPEAN)


1989:  Facilitated and coordinated the establishment of 4 emergency beds for abused elderly living in the community at Woodgreen Red Door Shelter


1987: Founder and Member of the Downtown Toronto Elder Abuse Network

Creating a Violence Free Working and Living Environment