Elder Abuse Conference
06/13/13 - 06/13/13
Provo Police Department (More Detail)
||Utah County Convention Center
|June 15 is World Wide Elder Abuse Awareness day. In an effort to raise awareness and enhance prevention efforts in our County, the Provo City Police Department is partnering with the Utah Area Agencies on Aging and other leading community-based organizations by hosting the 1st Annual Elder Abuse Conference on Thursday, June 13, 2013. This multidisciplinary conference, entitled "Silent Victims, Silent Crimes" will be held at the Utah County Convention Center located at 220 West Center Street, Provo, Utah.
The Conference will offer workshops and training sessions on signs of elder abuse, effective interventions, and strategies to prevent older adults from becoming victims. The Conference is designed for advocates, law enforcement, legal/financial professions, health and social work professionals, as well as caregivers, seniors, and interested individuals in the community at large.