World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

Start Date:
15th June 2016

End Date:
15th June 2016

Start Time:
00.01

End Time:
23.59

Event title: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)
Venue: Across the world
Name: National Centre on Elder Abuse
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A

Event description: Launched by he International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organisation at the United Nations in 2006.
The purpose of this day is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons by raising awareness of the cultural, social, economic and demographic processes affecting elder abuse and neglect.

Shropshire Partners in Care, this year in recognition of WEAAD have signed up to Safe Place Shropshire Community Initiative. To find out more about this initiative click here: https://shropshire-disability.net/safe-shropshire/

To find out more about WEAAD click here http://www.ncea.aoa.gov/Get_Involved/Awareness/WEAAD/index.aspx

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