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Aging with Rights: Ending Elder Abuse in Canada

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
City: All All Regions

A not-to-be-missed interactive national event for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021. The webinar will bring together a panel of experts, political figures, advocates and concerned people like you to engage in an inspiring discussion about how we, as a country, can fight elder abuse and protect the rights of older people. Make sure you secure your seat quickly, as space is limited. https://www.weaad.ca/


All Winnipeg

WEAAD Stickers in Statements

Date: June 1, 2021
Time: 1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
City: Winnipeg

All clients will receive a purple ribbon sticker and information highlighting elder abuse prevention work and resources in Manitoba.

Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives and Wills Presentation

Date: June 3, 2021
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
City: Winnipeg

The presentation discusses the requirements to make valid Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives and Wills in Manitoba. Danielle Magnifico,Associate Lawyer BONI SINGBEIL STIENSTRA LLP Register by May 31st at (204) 956-6440.


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The Future of Aging in Canada

Date: June 8, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
City: All All Regions

The Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors Forum will host a virtual stakeholder symposium on “The Future of Aging in Canada. It will bring together stakeholders from across Canada and experts for a discussion on how to support healthy aging, address senior abuse and address social isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The forum will be live streamed on the Seniors in Canada Facebook page.


All Winnipeg

Comforts of Home - Care Spreading the Word about WEAAD

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg

All Comforts of Home - Care employees will be able to come by the office and pick up an individual bag with information about Elder Abuse and prevention. They will each receive a special treat in their bag for stopping by.


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Journée mondiale de sensibilisation à la maltraitance des personnes âgées.

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
City: All All Regions

https://fafm.mb.ca/weaad/

WEAAD Radio Show on CJNU 93.7 FM

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
City: All All Regions

Tune in to CJNU at 12:00 noon to listen to the radio show highlighting World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

Not In My Family: Raising Awareness on Elder Abuse

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
City: All All Regions

Presentation and video followed by Q & A.

Senior Financial Abuse: Detection, Prevention and Resolution

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
City: All All Regions

A special Facebook Live presentation of the Manitoba Financial Services Agency and MoneySmart Manitoba, in partnership with CanAge, Fillmore Riley LLP, and Cambrian Credit Union. https://www.facebook.com/moneysmartmanitoba/


All Winnipeg

Elder Abuse Prevention Presentation on Zoom

Date: June 16, 2021
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
City: Winnipeg

Support Services to Seniors is pleased to partner with A & O: Support Services for Older Adults to offer an Elder Abuse Prevention Services education session. This presentation will highlight: • How to recognize Elder Abuse • Types of abuse • Responding to Elder Abuse • Prevention Strategies • A & O’s programs and services Victoria Hampton, B.S.W., R.S.W. A & O: Support Services for Older Adults


Riverview

Riverview Health Centre Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg (Riverview), MB
Location: Riverview Health Centre   One Morley Ave

Residents, Patients and Staff are encouraged to wear purple and a purple ribbon sticker to mark the important day and raise awareness of the issue of elder abuse.


Maples

Families Remembering Maples Residents

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg (Maples), MB
Location: Outdoors   Mandalay and Jeffeson

Families will place ribbons on tree alongside Jefferson Ave, Mandalay Drive and the Park off Jefferson for those loved ones that died during the Maples outbreak this fall.


Downtown

Elder Rights Never Get Old

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (Downtown), MB
Location: Misericordia Place   44 Furby St.

Focus on the impact of COVID 19 is having on elder abuse and the implications of reduced supportive resources.


Fort Garry

World Elder Abuse Awareness Presentation

Date: June 10, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
City: Winnipeg (Fort Garry), MB
Location: N/A   N/A

A virtual presentation to members of the 55+ group.

Celebrating WEAAD at The Vic

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg (Fort Garry), MB
Location: Victoria Gerenal Hospital   2340 Pembina Highway

All employees will receive an individual bags with WEAAD information, sticker and a sweet surprise.


St. Boniface

Une marche dans mes souliers / Walk a mile in my shoes

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
City: Winnipeg (St. Boniface), MB
Location: Place des Meurons   400, rue des Meurons

Due to restrictions for Covid, our walk around the block is limited to the residents of Place des Meurons. We are a 55+ residence. I would like to have pamphlets, booklets, etc to hand out to the participants and those interested in the subject of abuse to seniors.


St. Vital

Purple Ribbon WEAAD Recognition Party

Date: June 15, 2021
Time: - All Day
City: Winnipeg (St. Vital), MB
Location: N/A   N/A

Discussion group/party with residents at our facility. Information and other resources will be distributed to residents, loved ones, and staff members. We will also be planting a plant in our courtyard to commemorate the day.