After years and years of seeking solutions to elder abuse, I recently realized it was there all along. The solution to elder abuse was standing there right in front of me. And his name was Harry.
Looking for a little inspiration for your World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) event? Well, look no further. Check out these highlights from last year’s WEAAD events from all over the country. From educational events to radio shows, you are sure to find something to use as a catalyst for your own planning team. THANK YOU to these programs for sharing their fabulous WEAAD events with us.
What do you get when you combine Ageless Alliance, Starbucks, Orange Label Art + Advertising, and local elementary school St. Pius V Catholic School? Well, you get one mean elder abuse fighting team!
I don’t know about you, but when I hear people talking about “impact”, I usually think they’re referring to things bashing into each other like cars, bodies, or heads. With all of the talk recently about sports and concussions, my mind immediately goes to physical impact. In our field of elder abuse prevention, there has been a lot of talk about impact lately.
I saw a red-wing blackbird on Sunday – a fond reminder that, notwithstanding the East Coast snow that seems to have forgotten what month it is, Spring is upon us. And, not a moment too soon!