Be sure not to miss this very educational upcoming conference. There will be many guest speakers featured at this conference including individuals from the Canadian Mental Health Association, Guelph Police, Victim Witness Assistance Program, and much more!
Date: Friday September 23rd, 2016 from 8:30am-4:30pm.
Location: Springfield Golf & Country Club
2054 Gordon St, Guelph
RSVP: Please click here for more information and registration
Community Support Connections is hosting a wonderful education series supporting anyone who is a caregiver for a family member, friend or neighbour. All are welcome to attend!
Please click here for more details about the series and how to RSVP.
Thank you to the great volunteers at the Waterloo Region Committee on Elder Abuse for their years of volunteer service. They give countless hours every single month to this great committee!
(from left to right) Congratulations to Chloe Hamilton & Barb Hahn on your 5 years of service, and to Linda Flemming, Sandy Barkshire & Janis Doran on your 10 years of service. Absent from photo – Jennifer Jackson with 15 years of service.
Thanks for all that you do, your hard work does not go unnoticed!
You’re invited to celebrate and build on Waterloo’s success as an age-friendly community.
Learn how we can foster health and active aging across the spectrum of ages from youth to seniors. This year’s round-table discussion will involve children and youth and focus on transportation, respect and social inclusion, accessibility and outdoor spaces.
Dr. John Lewis – Associate Professor at the School of Planning, Univeristy of Waterloo
Arlene Groh – Chair of mayor’s advisory committee on age friendly Waterloo
Everyone is invited to this FREE event!!
Date: Friday November 20th from 8:30am-12:00pm
Location: Luther Village Sunshine Centre
141 Father David Bauer Dr. Waterloo
RSVP: Pleas RSVP to Adrienne Gumz
phone – 519 747 8742
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.
• 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
RSVP: Please click here to register.
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