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Date updated: August 28, 2018

Elder Abuse Ontario – Western Regional Elder Abuse Conference


Elder Abuse Ontario –

Please join us at our West Regional Elder Abuse Conference – “Promoting Caregiver Resilience” on September 21, 2018 in Grand Bend.

Learn from expert speakers and also enjoy networking with colleagues.

Register early – space is limited!

Conference Agenda

9:00 Welcome and Context for Caregiver Resilience as an Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy

Sheila Schuehlein, West Regional Consultant, Elder Abuse Ontario

9:15 Changing Care Project

Christa Haanstra, Executive Lead, Strategic Communications, The Change Foundation

10:30 It’s Not Right – Intersections of Domestic Violence, Caregiving and Dementia

Margaret MacPherson, Community Research Associate & Consultant, Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children, Western University

12:00 Networking Lunch

12:30 Enhancing Care for Ontario Care Partner Program

Claire Brown & Hannah Singer, Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington
Cheryl Miller, Provincial Program Manager, Enhancing Care for Ontario Care Partners
The Cyril & Dorothy, Joel & Jill Reitman Centre for Alzheimer’s Support and Training

1:30 Caregiver Exchange: Resources to Support Caregiving

Paul Cavanagh, Coordinator & Editor, Caregiver Exchange

1:45 Behaviour Support Ontario – Caring for Older Adults with Behaviour Change

Mark Dager, Supervisor of Behavioural Supports Ontario, Woodingford Lodge Woodstock

2:45 Southwest Local Health Integration Network’s Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Jackie Doummar Program Outreach and Promotion, South West Self-Management Program Patient
Experience and Integration

3:45 Evaluation and Wrap-Up

Sheila Schuehlein, West Regional Consultant Elder Abuse Ontario
Friday, September 21, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT

Royal Canadian Legion,
20 Municipal Dr,
Grand Bend, ON N0M 1T0

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Elder Abuse Ontario



Elder Abuse Ontario – Western Regional Elder Abuse Conference


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