Family gatherings are more commonplace in December, and older adults without families can experience more acute social isolation. Since isolation is both a risk factor for and a consequence of elder abuse, we decided to ask you - our social media followers and colleagues - to commit to speaking with an older adult in December. Our hope was that, by sharing this campaign, we could support older adults and contribute towards the prevention of elder abuse during the 2017 holiday season. More →
Date(s) - 02/22/2018
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Weill Cornell Medicine’s NYC Elder Abuse Center and Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine invites you to a film screening of the 2018 Oscar Nominated Documentary Short ‘Edith+Eddie.’
“The love story of America’s oldest interracial newlyweds, threatened by guardianship abuse.”
Join us on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm to screen the film and engage in a discussion with the film director Laura Checkoway.
Click on the links below to view the trailer and register for the event.
We hope you can attend this free event. Space is limited, so register today! Location will be provided upon registering. If you have any questions, please contact Raphaelle at firstname.lastname@example.org.