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The Warm Safe Home Forum

June 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

South West Carer & Respite Services Network and Seniors Rights Victoria invite you to join us for the 2020 Regional Forum: The Warm Safe Home Forum- preventing elder abuse across our region.

Where: Online Webinar

When: 10:30am – 12 noon Thursday 18th June

Please see the attached invitation for further details

Community members and professionals are encouraged to attend this important event will build the capacity of our region to work together to identify and prevent elder abuse. This 90 minute webinar will include a keynote address by Hon. Susan Ryan AO which will be followed by a panel discussion led by Seniors Rights Victoria.

This informative panel discussion will allow local service providers to respond to an elder abuse case study informed by the current Covid-19 pandemic.The panel will include representatives from Victoria Police Family Violence Unit, Housing for the Aged Action Group, Bethany Family Services Financial Counselling, Aged Care Assessment Service, and Emma House Family Violence Response Service. This panel discussion will increase understanding of the role of different services in responding to and preventing elder abuse.

Registrations are essential for this free webinar. A limited number of places are available for people without internet to access the forum over the phone- please inquire when booking.

Contact Elder Abuse Prevention Project Worker Dr. Becky Nevin Berger for bookings E: rnevinberger@mpower.org.au T: 5561 8111

Downloadable PDF: The Warm Safe Home Forum

Details

Date:
June 18
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Venue

Online Webinar – register for details

Organizer

Becky Nevin Burger
Email:
rnevinburger@mpower.org.au