In Plain Sight: Elder Protection (Empowerline Forum Series)
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Elder abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation are not always recognizable at first glance. In this half-day forum, experts will address the less-obvious sides of these phenomena, how to become alert to red flags, and what to do about them. Attendees will also learn how to share information about the enormity of the problem in order to prevent older individuals from becoming victims.
For more information, go to empowerline.org/forums.
This is a free event.
- Jeanne Canavan
Deputy Chief Assistant District Attorney, DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office, Elder Exploitation Unit
- Stephen DeBaun
Attorney-at-Law Specializing in Elder Law
- Will Johnson
State Resource Prosecutor for Elder and Disabled Abuse, Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia
- Pat King
Manager, Forensic Special Initiatives Unit, Georgia Department of Human Services, Division of Aging Services
- Steve Krumm
Managing Attorney, Senior Citizens Law Project, Atlanta Legal Aid
- Cathy Mendelsohn
Communications and Outreach Specialist, Consumer Protection Division, Georgia Department of Law
- Sharee Rines
Training and Policy Team Supervisor, Adult Protective Services, Georgia Division of Human Services, Division of Aging Services