September 30, NLNPEA public meeting in Trepassey
Free public session…
Elder Abuse: How to Recognize It and Where to Go for Help
A presentation of the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse in partnership with the Trepassey 50+ Friendship Club
is estimated that 8,000 seniors in our province are experiencing some form of
elder abuse. Learn how seniors are being affected and join in the conversation
how we can work together to support them and stop elder abuse.
This presentation will be of interest to seniors and their family members, service providers, and community workers.
When: September 30, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00pm (island time)
Where: Father Mullowney Social Centre, Trepassey
presenter: Lorraine Best is a
Peer Support Volunteer with the Seniors
Resource Centre NL. Lorraine brings a unique
and moving perspective to her elder abuse
presentations, having answered calls
about elder abuse from seniors and their family
members on the Seniors Resource Centre NL’s Information Line.
learn more about the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and
other initiatives to end elder abuse.
This is a FREE event. All are welcome. Refreshments will be
For more information call Josephine Waddleton in Trepassey at 438-2273
or the Seniors Resource Centre NL at 1-800-563-5599.
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