News from Elder Abuse Ontario (EAO)

Elder Abuse Ontario (formerly known as ONPEA, The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse) is a provincial, charitable, non-profit organization focused on combating and preventing elder abuse. Elder Abuse Ontario provides the Seniors Safety Line (SSL) at 1-866-299-1011. The SSL provides contact and referral information for local agencies across the province that can assist in cases of elder abuse. Trained counsellors also provide safety planning and supportive counseling for older adults who are being abused or at-risk of abuse. Family members and service providers can also call for information about community services.

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February 14 Video Conference and Webcast: Elder Abuse and the Legal Duty (or not) to Report

Date February 14, 2012
Time 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where Sunnybrook Health Centre OR Online
Presenter Judith Wahl, Advocacy Centre for the Elderly

The topic of this event is what to do if you think a senior is a victim of elder abuse.

January 19, 2012