Date: May 28, 2018. 8:30AM – 4:30PM.
Cost: $50/person. Elders attend free of charge.
Join Elder Abuse Ontario, the City of Brantford and Six Nations of the Grand River, as they host the “Working with the Indigenous Elders: Promising Approaches to Addressing Elder Abuse” Conference May 28 at the Gathering Place. Learn about informed and respectful approaches to dealing with trauma, learn of key successes, challenges and opportunities for adaption in other communities, and much more.
Speakers and topics include:
- Michael Etherington – “Moving Beyond Rhetoric and Building Meaningful Relationships”
- Amber Skye – “Trauma: Informed Approaches”
- Elissa Smith – “It’s Not Right”
- Aja Peterson – “The Brantford Elder Abuse Strategy”
For more information about this event, please visit the conference website at: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ef4hwtve657121b2&llr=ivwiiwiab. Or contact:
- Rochella Vassell: 416-916-6728 ext 225, [email protected]
- Elissa Smith: 519-445-0077, [email protected]