Summary: Provides an introduction to BC's new consent legislation that comes into force February 28, 2000. Highlights of the following Acts are covered, with commentary on policy considerations for health care agencies and health care providers: Health Care (Consent) and Care Facility (Admission Act); Representation Agreement Act; Public Guardian and Trustee Act.
Two videos cover 4 issues which new immigrants face when they come to Canada: Identity, Language, Discrimination and Employment. Documentary interviews and situation scenarios illustrate the newcomer's frustratrions, achievements, worries and progress toward becoming full participants in Canadian society. Each program is 30 minutes