WEAAD & Elder Abuse Awareness Month Resources
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is on June 15th, and opportunities abound for joining advocates around the world in combatting abuse and standing up for elder justice. California has declared the whole month of June as Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness Month. We've provided these materials to help you spread the word.
RESOURCES FROM OTHER ORGANIZATIONS
Initiative to combat ageism supported by national aging organizations. FrameWorks Institute, a social science research firm, examined what Americans think of aging and developed a wide range of products to combat it.
International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was the brainchild of Dr. Elizabeth Podnieks, a founding member of the Interenational Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse. INPEA's website offers excellent resources on awareness day events around the world and a Toolkit.