NE Florida Seniors Events

Check out these upcoming events where ElderSource will be a host or a featured participant.

Don’t Let It Happen to You!

A community conversation about preventing elder abuse, neglect and exploitation

When: Thursday June 15, 2017| 11 am – 1pm

Where: Main Library Conference Center Level – Multipurpose Room

What: Ken Amaro ( First Coast News), Lynne Powell ( Department of Children and Families), and Tance Roberts ( Attorney at Law) share tips for protecting older adults against fraud, scams and physical/mental abuse.

Registration is required for this free event. Seats are limited. Call 904-630-4654 today and register. 

 Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention Training

When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Location: 10688 Old St. Augustine Road| Jacksonville, Fl 32257

Time: 12 pm-1:3-pm

In recognition of June as Elder Abuse Awareness Month- ElderSource Institute will be hosing an Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention training open to the community.

This is a 1.5 hour interactive and comprehensive course for community members and professionals who interact and work with older adults. The purpose of this workshop is to raise awareness about types of abuse, risk factors, and indicators of abuse as well as mandated reporters and the reporting process.

Learning Outcomes:

– Clear definitions of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation
– Understanding of the scope of the problem of elder abuse and the community impact
– Awareness of the indicators and risk factors as they pertain to the victims and the perpetrators
– Understanding of the mandatory reporting requirements

There is a cost for this training. Please click here for more information.

Grandparents Day | September 10, 2017

More information coming soon! Mark your calendars.

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