imageNSW Elder Abuse Helpline & Resource Unit (EAHRU)
Improving Skills in Recognising and Responding to the Abuse of Older People
February-October 2017
Saxons Training Facilities Sydney, 10 Barrack St, Sydney

Cost: $44 + booking fee.

Participants will:

  • Explore the societal context of elder abuse and the rights of older people
  • Identify elder abuse types and signs
  • Examine the complexity of elder abuse, and barriers to recognising and reporting
  • Understand duty of care and appropriate action to take when elder abuse is disclosed, witnessed or suspected
  • Learn how to respond to reports of alleged abuse
  • Find out where to go for advice and assistance

Participants receive a Certificate of Attendance and a comprehensive Resource Pack to take away.

Dates:

  • 7 February
  • 7 March
  • 4 April
  • 6 June
  • 8 August
  • 10 October

A number of Train the Trainer Sessions are also scheduled for 2017.

More information and registration

Contact: 1800 628 221.

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