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What’s On? – HHC Elder Abuse Seminar

You are invited to the Elder Abuse in an Ageing Society Seminar

Join Hunters Hill Council as they speak openly about elder abuse, one of the unspoken issues within our community.

How well equipped are you and your organisation to identify elder abuse? Do you know what to do if you suspect abuse, given its complexity and challenges?

This seminar will address these questions and more.

Who should attend? The seminar will be essential for executive officers, staff and members of community groups, seniors groups/clubs, service clubs, recreation clubs, local businesses and community organisations.

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Key Note Speaker

Professor Susan Kurrle

Curran Professor in Health Care of Older People

Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney

 

A Q&A Panel will include representative from

 

COTA

NSW Elder Abuse Helpline and Resource Unit

North Shore LAC, NSW Police Force

Seniors Rights Service

Alzheimer’s Australia NSW

When:                 Wednesday 31 May, 10:00am – 12:30pm

Where:                                Lane Cove Library, Library Walk, Lane Cove

Contact:               To make a booking call 9911 3591 or email agrant@lanecove.nsw.gov.au. For more information call Ruth Jacka on 9911 3593 or email rjacka@lanecove.nsw.gov.au

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