The ElderAlliance and Rockingham Regional TRIAD announce an event on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) Wednesday, June 15, 2012. The Event, which will be held at First Presbyterian Church in Harrisonburg from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Throughout the world, abuse and neglect of older persons are largely under-recognized or treated as an unspoken problem. Communities must realize that abuse of older adults is “Everyone’s Business,” and learn to recognize it and report it.
There will be drawings for gift certificates from local restaurants and light refreshments will be provided. This Event is free and open to the Public.