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Elder Abuse Commission's 2022 Elder Abuse Awareness Day Event

 

A Strong and Just Ohio: Reframing the Elder Abuse Discussion

Featured speakers: Julie Schoen and Alycia Cisneros, National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)

This is a free virtual event but registration is required.
Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Join the Ohio Attorney General ’s Elder Abuse Commission members and several of Ohio experts for a special forum to empower and protect older Ohioans.

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This session will present the importance of all of us joining the of Reframing the Elder Abuse Discussion. The webinar will demonstrate how to restructure our communities to put elder abuse on the public agenda, generate a sense of collective responsibility, and boost support for systemic solutions to preventing and responding to elder abuse effectively.

The Elder Abuse Commission believes that events and activities like this that commemorate Ohio Elder Abuse Awareness Day annually provide an opportunity to increase elder awareness state-wide. The Commission members are proud of Ohio’s continuous progress in its work to protect Older Adults. However, we still much to accomplish. This webinar will reinforce what we know while pushing us to identify new ways to work together to make Ohio a safe place for everyone.


For more information about this event,  call 614-728-8461 or contact Sylvia Pla-Raith at Sylvia.Pla-Raith@OhioAGO.gov.