Definitions. 1 In this Act: "abuse" means the deliberate mistreatment of an adult that causes the adult. (a) physical, mental or emotional harm, or. (b) damage or.
In British Columbia every adult 19 years of age and older is presumed to be capable of In BC, the adult guardianship framework is a package of six laws that.
In British Columbia, 'Committeeship' is the [rather archaic -from the middle ages] term used to refer to the formal procedures leading to adult guardianship.
There are two ways adult guardianship can happen in BC: Someone (usually a spouse or family member) can apply to the Supreme Court to be appointed the.