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Privacy awareness for seniors

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) is committed to helping improve digital literacy of Canadians. For seniors, our goal is to raise awareness of privacy issues and rights, and provide guidance and information to help them reduce privacy risks.

On this page, you will find links to some of the information resources we use to support our privacy awareness work with seniors.

To access our full range of privacy information and advice on a wide range of topics, visit our For individuals page.

Protecting your information on mobile devices

Loss and theft, locks and passwords, network security, apps and programs

Tips to help protect your privacy online

Find key tips to help you protect your privacy when online.

Protecting personal information

Consent, protection tips, privacy settings

Identity theft and you

Reducing risks, credit cards, mail, online, reporting

Tips to protect your inbox, computer and mobile device

Detecting spam, attachments, anti-virus

Privacy presentation package for seniors

Find slides and speaking notes for presenting to seniors about online privacy and protecting personal information.

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