Working with Family Caregivers to Reduce Elder Abuse

Stop Elder AbuseThe BC Center for Elder Advocacy and Support is offering a free seminar titled Not In My Family: Working with Family Caregivers to Reduce Elder Abuse.

Learn how to protect older adults and reduce the risk of elder abuse/neglect by:

  • Recognizing signs of abuse/neglect
  • Staying healthy while caregiving
  • Staying socially connected with others
  • Improving communication

There are two venues for this seminar:

In person:

March 7, 2016: 1:30 to 3:30 pm at Hillside Seniors Health Centre  (1454 Hillside Avenue, Victoria)

Register by calling 250-370-5641 and press ‘2’ or emailing WellnessCentreRegistration@viha.ca

 

Teleseminar / Webinar:

March 22, 2016:  from 6:30 to 8 pm offered through The Caregiver Network

Sign up by calling 1-866-396-2433 or online at http://thecaregivernetwork.ca

For more information, please visit the BC Center for Elder Advocacy and Support web site.