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Regional Events

A Violence Prevention Month Event from the Labrador West Status of Women Council and Violence Prevention Labrador....

Know better...Live better!
A self-care health expo and luncheon for those 50+


The Labrador West Status of Women
would like to welcome everyone 50+ to our self-care health expo and luncheon.


WHEN: Thursday, February 18, 2016 


TIME: 12:00 pm


WHERE: Labrador City Legion


PRICE: $5 at the door


Registration Required. Please call 944-6562 to register before February 12.


Featuring Guest Speaker Officer Peter Kelly, RNC, and Wellness Booths from Hope Haven, Seeds of Hope, Labrador-Grenfell Health, Women's Center and more...


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Provincial Events

A WEBINAR from the NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse in partnership with the Violence Prevention Initiative...

Respect Aging:

Preventing Violence Against Older Persons

A Training Session (module 5)

Respect Aging is an education and training project that provides information, resources, and tools to raise awareness and increase understanding about violence against older persons. The training consists of 16 modules.* This webinar will deliver the fifth module: Diversity, Ageism, and Violence.


This training will be of interest to service providers and anyone else who works or lives with older persons. A certification of completion for these modules will be available to participants upon request.


Respect Aging was developed by the Government of NL. For more information go to: www.respectaging.ca.

 

When: February 11 from 11:00am to 12:15pm (Island time)

              

To register for the webinar go to:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6569988068111162626

 

Presenters: Nancy Allen, Provincial Training Coordinator, Violence Prevention Initiative, Government of NL * Elizabeth Siegel, Coordinator, NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse * Guest speaker Kaberi Sarma-Debnath, RSW, Executive Director, Multicultural Women's Organization of NL (MWONL) will give a short presentation on "Building Trans-Cultural Awareness to Protect Older People of Different Cultural Backgrounds from Abuse and Neglect".


For more information call the Seniors Resource Centre NL: 1-800-563-5599.

 

*Note: Modules can be taken in any order.

Feel free to tune into this webinar even if you haven’t participated in the earlier modules offered.


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Plus Save the Date: Join us on March 10 from 11:00am to 12:15pm (island time) for our Respect Aging webinar on Modules 7 (Impact and Effects of Violence Against Older Persons) and 8 (Risk Factors and Protection Factors). Registration information to come...


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