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Community Gathering/Learning: “It’s Not Right” Elder Abuse Talk
February 16, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
COMMUNITY GATHERING SERIES: Most Fridays, the Pender Community Hall hosts an intriguing 1-hour Learning/Workshop starting at 10:45 am, then a 12:00 noon Soup Lunch by donation, and also usually Live Music between 12:15 and 1:15 pm. This wonderful chance to learn and connect is funded by a grant to the Pender Islands Health Centre. The location is the Community Hall (4418 Bedwell Harbour Road). You can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info, and here is the UPCOMING SCHEDULE:
19 Friday 10:45 am How to Talk So People Can Hear You, with Elizabeth Miles
26 Friday 10:45am Ask Any Questions about Climate Change, with Dr. Peter Carter & Julie Johnston
9 Friday 10:45 am Sew-a-Bear Workshop
16 Friday 10:45 am Talk on “It’s Not Right” Elder Abuse Talk***
To support older people who may be experiencing abuse or neglect: the “It’s Not Right” program by Bridey Morrison Morgan, with host Elizabeth Miles. Bridey has worked for 3 years as a mentor for the BC Association of Community Response Networks (BCCRNs), to build a coordinated community response to the abuse, neglect and self-neglect of vulnerable adults.