Abuse doesn’t discriminate. People of all ages, ethnicity, environment and gender may be vulnerable or at risk. This webinar brings together experts from across our community to help you identify the key risk factors and the early warning signs that are connected to the abuse of older people.
It will highlight the types of abuse that can be inflicted on older people, common behaviours of perpetrators and tactics that are used. The webinar will also identify ways you can respond if you are experiencing abuse or if you are a witness to abuse or suspect elder abuse is happening to someone you know.
1. Learn about the risk factors connected with elder abuse
2. Find out more about the warning signs connected to abuse experienced by older people.
3. If you are experiencing abuse, we will highlight the people and supports you can turn to, things you can do and resources you can access.
4. If you know or suspect an older person is experiencing or at risk of abuse, find out about what you can do, and the best ways to respond.