Search Organizations (English): Elder abuse

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British Columbia Coalition to Eliminate Abuse of Seniors  
http://www.hls.gov.bc.ca/seniors/guide/personal_security/coalition.htm

The BC Coalition to Eliminate Abuse of Seniors (BC CEAS) provides information, training, community development and materials on abuse and neglect of seniors to individuals, community agencies and organizations. The society also offers information on services and support groups available to seniors who have experienced abuse.

 

An information and referral line offers legal information, referral and legal advocacy to seniors, community agencies, organizations, victims’ services and others throughout the province.

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Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse
Educates caregivers, professionals and the general public about abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults. Resource listing.
Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse  
http://www.cnpea.ca/
Forms an organization dedicated to the prevention of the abuse of older people in Canada. Website provides information to help people access and share information on abuse and neglect issues in later life, as well as learn more about what is being done across Canada to address this important health, social and legal issue. // Forme un organisme qui travaille pour éliminer les mauvais traitements envers les aîné(e)s. Site Web partage et donne accès à l’information sur ces problèmes, et met en lumière les ressources disponibles à travers le Canada en ce qui trait à l’aspect legal, santé et social de ce sujet. (See Details)
Ressources Ethnoculturelles Contre l'Abus envers les Aîné(e)s
Forme une initiative de travailleuses communautaires, d'organismes et d'individus des communautés ethnoculturelles. Sensibilise la collectivité aux mauvais traitements envers les aîné(e)s des communautés ethnoculturelles. Élabore des stratégies pour prévenir les abus en tenant compte de la langue et de la culture des aîné(e)s. Offre aux aîné(e)s de ces communautés la possibilité de participer à la sensibilisation et à l'éducation du public ainsi qu'à la mise en commun de ressources. // Forms an initiative of community workers, organizations and individuals from the ethnocultural communities. Raises awareness of elder mistreatment within the ethnocultural communities. Develops strategies for abuse prevention that respect the language and cultural perspectives of our elders. Provides opportunities for elders from the ethnocultural communities to participate in the work of raising awareness, resource building and networking.