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 →
Free Advice and Guidance on How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones Against Investment Swindles and Financial Abuse
Thursday, November 10, 2011
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET
This call-in service is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for individualized medical, law, business, accounting or investment advice which takes into account the details of your situation or condition. Always seek the advice of your lawyer, physician, accountant or other qualified professional regarding your individual situation or condition. Reliance on information provided by the call-in service is solely at your own risk. In no event shall The Kiplinger Washington Editors, Inc., Investor Protection Trust, Investor Protection Institute, Financial Planning Association, National Adult Protective Services Association, Baylor College of Medicine or any participating adult protective services, medical or health care professional be liable for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on or in connection with your use of the call-in service.
To learn more about this event, please visit the Investor Protection Trust website a thttp://www.investorprotection.org/
This notice was completed for the National Center on Elder Abuse and is supported in part by a grant from the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Grantees carrying out projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Therefore, points of view or opinions do not necessarily represent official Administration on Aging or DHHS policy.