Regional and Provincial Events

St. John's: A FREE seniors event sponsored by the St. John's Citizens' Crime Prevention Committee in partnership with the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse...

Seniors and Crime Prevention:

Frauds and Financial Abuse

The St. John’s Citizens’ Crime Prevention Committee welcomes all seniors who may be concerned about, or at risk of becoming a victim of frauds, scams or financial abuse. June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, and we would like to mark this event with a FREE morning of information, education, knowledge sharing and a social opportunity. We will have presentations, information booths, and a coffee break as well as lunch served to participants.

When:       June 15, 2015

Time:            9:30am-1:00pm (Sign-in from 9:30-10:00)

Where:         Salvation Army Citadel, 21 Adams Ave, St. John’s

You must RSVP! Call the Seniors Resource Center NL at 737-2333 to register by June 12, 2015 for this FREE event

This event is being held in partnership with the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, an integral part of the Seniors Resource Centre of NL’s efforts to address elder abuse in our province.

National Events

National webinar from the Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse in partnership with CHNET-Works!

Supporting Elder Abuse Prevention Practice

Through Social Media

The Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse is pleased to collaborate with CHNET-Works! on this Fireside Chat.

 Wednesday, June 3, 2015

 1:00-2.00 PM EST (2:30 to 3:30 NL island time)

 PowerPoint slides available in both official languages

Join Amy Juschka (of YWCA Metro Vancouver) and tech entrepreneur/coach Lauren Bacon for a webinar on effectively supporting elder abuse prevention practice through social media.
From Facebook to Twitter, to Pinterest or LinkedIn, options abound. Find out which medium is more appropriate to your message and how to wield the power of social media to support your

For more information and to register, go to:



International Events

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (10th Anniversary)

First GLOBAL Summit


When: Monday, June 15, 2015


Where: Washington, DC (Securities and Exchange Commission Building, 100 F Street, NE)


For more information see: http://ncall.us/sites/ncall.us/files/WEAAD%20Global%20Summit_0.pdf or contact: info@napsa-now.org