Medical and Recreational Cannabis in Senior Care Settings


Where: Fairmount Home, Glenburnie Cost: $260 – $370

This one-day workshop will explore the various implications that medical and recreational cannabis legalization will have on senior care employers, employees/staff, and residents and their families. Participants will hear from subject matter and legal experts from different practice areas, as well as representatives from long term care homes and engage in discussion on the important considerations and best practices for recreational and medical cannabis use in senior care settings.

What you will learn:

  • Overview of the medical and recreational use of cannabis, safety precautions, and risk management considerations.
  • ?Overview of the new cannabis legislation and changes to other relevant legislation.
  • Legal implications and occupational health and safety considerations for employers and employees.
  • Best practices and considerations for developing medical and recreational cannabis policies in senior care settings.

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Venue Information

Fairmount Home
2069 Battersea Road
Glenburnie , Ontario

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