The City of Edmonton has proclaimed June 15th as World Elder Abuse for the past 8 years. As recognized through the United Nations, Countries throughout the world come together on June 15th to help raise awareness of the issue of Abuse to Older Adults.
Sage, in collaboration with the Elder Abuse Intervention team and The Support Network help with this event.
The Government of Alberta, in partnership with the Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Network has produced a video to raise awareness of elder abuse and to let those affected know there is help available. Click here to watch the video.