AGENDA: for Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Seniors’ Action and Liaison Team
Meeting #2

AGENDA: for Tuesday, September 25, 2018; 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Web Links:

Public Interest Alberta

Friends Of Medicare

Parkland Institute

Continuing Care Watch


1.Announcements, (round table; please distinguish clearly between discussion items and announcements!)

2.Emergent items:
SALT’s annual memberships and donations (Currently PIA, Friends of Medicare and the Parkland Institute.) (completed)
New SALT website (Peter)
Seniors Advisory Forum – report of June 22 meeting
Truth and Reconciliation booklets (For $7.00 + GST, while supplies last!)
Speakers at future meetings. (we need to be better at following through on suggestions)

3.Committee and Watching Brief Reports: a. Long term care, (Carol); b. Water issues (Isobel); c. Environment, other issues (Cecily); d. Finances (Tim, Robin); e. PIA (Carol); f. Website (Peter); g. College of Physicians & Surgeons (CPSA) (Verna, Bob), h. CARP (TBD); i. Telephone tree (Edda); j. FOM (Nic)

September 22, noon – 1:00 pm: Full Disclosure: A Conversation with Former Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin”; Horowitz Theatre, UAlberta North Campus

September 27, 6:30 pm: Friends of Medicare annual fundraiser; Chateau Louis Hotel; tickets $100 from

November 16 – 18 (est.): Parkland Institute’s annual conference

April 4 – 5, 2019: PIA’s annual conference

5.Agenda items for next meeting: Next meeting: Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 1:00 pm


The Government of Canada has created a web portal for persons or organizations to comment on what they want from a Pharmacare system: