Lanark Place Holiday Open House

Posted on: November 28th, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton






Coping Through the Holidays

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton



FREE WEBINAR – Advance Care Planning Conversations vs. Goals of Care Discussions

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton



Free Webinar: Advance Care Planning vs. Goals of Care Discussions

Posted on: November 10th, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton


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Elder Abuse, Domestic Violence, and our Justice System

Posted on: September 13th, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton

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

Cost: $95.00

RSVP: Please click here for more information and registration


Caregiver Support Education Series – September

Posted on: August 29th, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton

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.

Congratulations to the wonderful WRCEA volunteers!

Posted on: March 21st, 2016 by Chloe Hamilton

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!
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Annual Mayor’s Forum on Age Friendly Waterloo

Posted on: November 5th, 2015 by Chloe Hamilton


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.

Keynote Speakers: 

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

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