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Elder Abuse in an Ageing Society

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Elder Abuse in an Ageing Society Seminar
Join Council as we speak openly about elder abuse, one of the unspoken issues within our community.
How well equipped are you and your organisation to identify elder abuse? Do you know what to do if you suspect abuse, given its complexity and challenges?
This seminar will address these questions and more.

Who should attend?
The seminar will be essential for executive officers, staff and members of community groups, seniors groups/clubs, service clubs, recreation clubs, local businesses and community organisations.
Light refreshments will be served.

Key Note Speaker
Professor Susan Kurrle
Curran Professor in Health Care of Older People
Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney

A Q&A Panel will include representative from;

COTA
NSW Elder Abuse Helpline and Resource Unit
North Shore LAC, NSW Police Force
Seniors Rights Service
Alzheimer’s Australia NSW

When: Wednesday 31 May, 10:00am – 12:30pm
Where: Lane Cove Library, Library Walk, Lane Cove
Contact: To make a booking call 9911 3591 or email [email protected] For more information call Ruth Jacka on 9911 3593 or email [email protected]

Details

Date:
May 31
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Venue

Lane Cove Library
Library Walk
Lane Cove,NSW2066Australia
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Phone:
9879 9400