SENIORS FIRST BC was formerly known as the BC Centre for Elder Advocacy and Support.
From SENIORS FIRST BC: http://seniorsfirstbc.ca/who-we-are/vision-constitution/
"According to our constitution, we:
Promote and encourage development of local services and advocacy to support and assist seniors who have been abused
Provide legal information, representation and other related legal services so that older people who are in need or who are vulnerable to abuse are able to exercise their rights and have access to justice
Promote the development and dissemination of materials and programs to educate the public on abuse of seniors
Create a network for sharing information identifying issues and coordinating activities
Promote research about abuse of seniors
Promote the rights and interests of seniors who are being abused by advocating on their behalf with governments and other organizations
Aim to achieve representational membership."