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: Or contact: