Education and Advocacy


The EPSG developed an education Module and are happy to present it.

Edmonton Pride Seniors Group Education Module Presentations, 2015–2017

Operation Friendship Society senior managers – Eric and Kristy

Walk With Me Conference – Eric, Michael and Thais

UofA undergrad sociology students – Eric and Thais

Ashbourne Residence – Eric and Kristy; Larry and Kristy

Grey Matters Conference – Eric and Michael

UofA OT graduate students – Eric and Sydney

Sage staff – Eric

UofA Human Ecology grad students – Eric and Sydney

Seniors Professional Community event – Eric and Sydney

NW Edmonton Seniors Centre – Eric and Sydney

GEF Board – Eric and Michael

GEF senior staff – Eric and Michael

Camrose FCSS – Michael and Robert

Red Deer Golden Seniors Circle – Michael

City Council – Michael

SEESA – Michael, Thaya and Larry

Stony Plain – Michael and Sydney

Salina Grad Students – Eric and Sydney

Nurses Health Conference – Michael, Tami and Robert

ELLA Course – Michael

Global TV, June 2016 – Larry

Pride Centre (MSM & HIV), May 2016 – Larry


Edmonton Pride Seniors Group Advocacy Initiatives, 2015 – 2019

 EGALE National Seniors Advisory Council: meetings 2015-2017

Alberta Ministry of Seniors and Housing: Assistant Deputy Minister Senior Services Division, Executive Director Seniors Strategic Planning – August 2016; Minister and Executive Director Seniors Strategic Planning – September 2016

Alberta Office of the Seniors Advocate: Seniors Advocate – October 2016; September 2017

  • Advisory Panel, Alberta Office of the Seniors Advocate: meetings 2018-

Edmonton City Council – April 2017

  • City of Edmonton staff: meetings 201?- [Michael please insert year of first meeting]

Alberta Ministry of Culture and Tourism: Minister, with Government Caucus Whip and MLA for Calgary-Hawkwood – April 2017

Age Friendly Edmonton Workshop – May 2017

Alberta Ministry of Health and Office of the Deputy Premier: Minister and Deputy Premier – July 2017

Alberta Health Services: Continuing Care Collaborative Committee – September 2017

  • Continuing Care LGBTQ Task Force Group: meetings 2017-

Alberta Ministry of Health: Ministerial Assistant – January 2018

Greater Edmonton Foundation: Board of Directors – month 201??   [Michael, Eric??]

  • Senior staff: meetings – 201??-
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Member of Parliament Edmonton Centre: meeting – month 201?? [Michael??]

Interprovincial Ministers’ Secretariat (Canada) ad hoc advisory group month 201??   [Michael??]

Alberta Seniors Consultation

VOICES (TREC – Translating Research in Elder Care): meetings – 2017-

Toronto 519 community centre – November 2016