Niagara Elder Abuse Prevention Network

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The mission of the Niagara Elder Abuse Prevention Network is to work collaboratively with agencies and seniors to prevent elder abuse and create a safe community where older adults are valued and respected within the Niagara Region.

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To join or for more information, please contact:

  • Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region (Dion McParland) at 905-687-3914
  • Centre de santé Communautaire at 905-734-1141
  • Niagara Region Seniors Community Programs at 905-984-6900

Guiding Principles

  • To promote awareness and provide education and information exchange on elder abuse and its prevention.
  • To advocate for changes in the service delivery system based on identified gaps and relevant research.
  • To develop strategies to improve the identification, prevention and response to elder abuse.

More useful links and resources

Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse: http://www.onpea.org/