The next meeting of the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse will be September 24th. Stay posted for more details.
Provincial NewsThe Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Violence Prevention Initiative will be holding their fourth Provincial Purple Ribbon campaign. More information on this and the Respect Women Campaign can be found at www.respectwomen.ca. Orders for lapel pins, car magnets, and fact sheets in connection with the Purple Ribbon Campaign should be made by August 14, 2013. For more information, email email@example.com.
CAOT training in FRENCH – application deadline has been extended until August 2, 2013
Elder Abuse Initiative team to recruit 75 trainers in the intervention of elder abuse/mistreatment
Looking to make a difference in your community? Looking to engage in a new initiative or develop a new professional skill set?
The Elder Abuse Initiative team is looking to recruit 75 trainers in the prevention, detection and intervention of elder abuse/mistreatment. We are recruiting inter-professional health providers who are committed to evidence-based learning and who have the capacity to lead workshops in their region.
The new trainers will attend a one-day “Train the Trainer” workshops, at one of the following dates and city:
· November 8, 2013: Ottawa ON (English only) -- FULL
· November 15, 2013: Montreal (French only) – Application deadline extended until August 2
· November 22, 2013: Calgary (English only) -- FULL
For more information about the initiative and the application process, please click here.