With an ever-growing elderly population, the need for services to the elderly is on the rise, but so are the challenges pertaining to the very legislation guiding these services. understanding the puzzle which is the Older Persons Act and its link to other relevant legislation has become paramount. An ever-changing society calls for an adaptive plan of action with legislation as the key.

What the audience can learn

  • Retirement villages and their role in the OPA
  • What is the link between the OPA and other legislation
  • The real role of Dept. of Social Development
  • Bridging the gaps