NLNPEA, Member, and National News and Notices

Provincial News

June 1, 2017 ...  Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador has a new name, SeniorsNL

Check out our new logo!

Our new e-mail address is eanetwork@seniorsnl.ca

NLNPEA is an integral part of SeniorsNL's efforts to create awareness and take action of elder abuse.

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For Pictures of SeniorsNL sponsored WEAAD 2017 Events go to:

http://www.nlnpea.ca/WEAAD_in_NL
and
http://www.nlnpea.ca/node/56#overlay-context=WEAAD

May 2017... Mr. Paddy Daly Honorary Spokes Person for NLNPEA's efforts to highlight World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Thank you to Mr. Paddy Daly, host of VOCM Open Line Show, for agreeing to be the honorary spokes person for the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse in our efforts to recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD).

Paddy from VOCM Open Line is talking about elder abuse.

Participants in SeniorsNL- Sponsored Events are talking about Elder Abuse, see WEAAD_in_NL

The world is talking about elder abuse!

The more we talk, the more we can heal, the more we can prevent!


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National News

Thank you Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (CNPEA) for promoting SeniorsNL-sponsored World Elder Awareness Day events.

https://cnpea.ca/en/what-is-elder-abuse/world-elder-abuse-awareness-day?showall=&start=1

Check out FAIR Canada's Study on Elder Abuse and Vulnerable Investors (webinar held on June 20, 2017)

Webinar: Reporting Elder Financial Abuse: The Catch 22 - Can we find a way out?

This dynamic and interactive consultation webinar was part of Vulnerable Investor and Safe Harbour Project by FAIR Canada and the Canadian Centre for Elder Law. Learn what the legal systems are now, and have your say about how they should be in future! This consultation encourages members of the elder abuse awareness community, older adults, persons with lived experience as well as professionals to tell us your experiences, your concerns and your recommendations. Your voice counts!

Laura Tamblyn Watts, LLB, Canadian Centre for Elder Law,  BC Law Institute and Marian Passmore, Director of Policy and COO, FAIR Canada

For more information:

http://www.elderabuseontario.com/training-education/professional-development/

https://www.bcli.org/project/vulnerable-investor-protective-action-and-legal-safe-harbour-project

June 20, 2017

Webinar: Support Services for Canadians Affected by Elder Abuse

A Public Health Agency of Canada presentation on CHNET-WORKS

On June 20, 2017, CHET-WORKS hosted a webinar exploring the support services available for Canadians affected by elder abuse. The purpose of the webinar was to have open discussion exploring existing systems in order to improve service delivery and effectively support older adults experiencing the different dimensions of abuse.

For more information: http://www.chnet-works.ca