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Date updated: July 11, 2019

Elder Abuse



Reframing the Conversation on elder abuse

Join a free online video lecture on how to effectively re-frame the way we talk about elder abuse with the public.

The Course Starts NOW

Use the discount code: WEAAD2018 to allow the course to be 100% free.

FrameWorks Academy presents this course for free until next June 15, 2019.



WEAAD  2018 Events

weaad 2018 events sponsored by verafin


Elder Abuse can be an act (abuse) or a failure to act (neglect) that harms an older person.

Types of Elder Abuse are:

Emotional, Verbal, Psychological, Cultural, Spiritual/Religious,

Financial, Physical, Sexual, Neglect

Become a member of seniorsnl’s NETWORK to address elder abuse in our province

There is a network of individuals, community and government partners, working together to prevent elder abuse in Newfoundland and Labrador.

NL Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse

is an integral part of SeniorsNL’s efforts to create awareness and take action on elder abuse.

Our vision:

is that older persons will live in safe, caring communities where there is zero tolerance of abuse.


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