Elder Abuse/Neglect

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Several organizations are collaborating on resources to recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15th. There will be 2 online events held on that day. The 1st is a blog radio segment featuring a panel of experts discussing abuse in later life. The session will be held from 1-1:30 ET, and can be accessed here.

The 2nd offering is a webinar, which be held later in the afternoon. Understanding the Dynamics of Abuse in Later Life in the LGBT and Latino Communities will be held from 3-4:30 ET. You can register for that session here.

Canadians, check out A Practical Guide to Elder Abuse and Neglect Law in Canada. And for more resources about World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, check out the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse‘s WEAAD page.