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North End Winnipeg

Elder Abuse Awareness Week

Date: June 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (North End Winnipeg), MB
Location: Sergeant Tommy Prince Place   90 Sinclair Street

The North Centennial Seniors Association of Winnipeg will be planning several activities for its members to create more awareness of elder abuse. Activities during the week may include an intergenerational swim, a neighbourhood walk and a lunch promoting the purple ribbon campaign.


World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Date: June 14, 2019
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg (Downtown), MB
Location: N/A   44 Furby St

Protections for Persons in Care office will be discussing their role in abuse prevention and investigation for the residents and families of Misericordia Place. All residents and staff will be invited to wear purple in recognition of the day.

Annual WEAAD Intergenerational Parade & Presentation

Date: June 14, 2019
Time: 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
City: Winnipeg (Downtown), MB
Location: Lions Place   610 PORTAGE AVE

Students wearing purple from a local elementary school will parade to Lions Place with balloons and posters. Once at Lions Place the students will have refreshments, and the opportunity to interact with older adults in the community through an intergenerational workshop/presentation. The presentation is about an hour in length, after which the students and any older adults who are interested would parade again back to Mulvey School via Sherbrook, to have the students back in time for 3:30 p.m. dismissal.

Community Presentation

Date: June 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (Downtown), MB
Location: Robert A. Steen Community Centre   980 Palmerston Ave.

Come join us for the presentation It's Not Right! Neighbours, Friends & Families for Older Adults. Learn how to recognize elder abuse and how you can help when you suspect it.

Fort Garry

Purple with a Purpose

Date: June 12, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (Fort Garry), MB
Location: Riverview Health Centre   1 Morley Ave

Riverview Health Centre will be taking a photo of a "staff purple ribbon". This will be the 3rd annual photo of RHC staff, dressed in purple, forming a giant purple ribbon.

River Heights

Elder Abuse Awareness Booth

Date: June 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (River Heights), MB
Location: the Asper Jewish Community Campus   123 Doncaster

Community awareness booth will offer resources and information about Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

St. Boniface

Présentation et activité communautaire - Ruban Violet

Date: June 12, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
City: Winnipeg (St. Boniface), MB
Location: Club Éclipse   255, av de la Cathédrale

-French language presentation on the prevention of Elder Abuse. -hot dogs and drinks. -social interaction event.

St. James/Assiniboia

Elder Abuse Awareness Week

Date: June 10, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (St. James/Assiniboia), MB
Location: St. James Assiniboia 55+ Centre   3rd floor- 203 Duffield St.

We will be selling Purple Ribbons for $1 at the front desk all week. The staff and members are also encouraged to be wearing purple to create more community awareness.