Archive for September, 2015

Elder Abuse Ontario – Webinar Series

Posted on: September 10th, 2015 by Chloe Hamilton

Topic: Mass Marketing Fraud Targeting Seniors. 

Each year fraud has a devastating effect on the lives of thousands of Canadians.

This Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) presentation will focus on Mass Marketing Fraud targeting seniors and encouraging individuals to report it.

Learn about:
• The role of the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre
• How to recognize the top mass marketing fraud schemes targeting Canadian seniors
• Alarming new trends
• A Victim’s story/case scenario
• Who is behind these scams
• What to do if you or someone you know is a victim of a scam

Speaker: Carol Gilmour – Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC), Senior Support Unit

When: Tuesday September 22nd, 2015 11:30am-12:30pm

Cost: $10.00

RSVP: Please click here to register.

 

 

EAO Webinar to promote NEW National Knowledge Elder Abuse HUB

Posted on: September 10th, 2015 by Chloe Hamilton

 

Elder Abuse Ontario is pleased to host a webinar to help promote the National Knowledge Sharing Elder Abuse Hub.

Learn more about Canada’s first National Elder Elder Abuse Knowledge Sharing Hub developed by the Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (CNPEA)

The hour long presentation will include, a bridge introduction to the network, its mission, an overview of the many interactive features of the website and the different ways YOU can get involved in the Knowledge Sharing Project.

Presenter: Krista James, Coordinator of the Knowledge Sharing Project.

When: September 16th, 2015 1:00pm EDT
Where: This is an On-line event. Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone

RSVP: Please click here to register