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2023 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Event

June 8, 2023 @ 9:00 am 11:30 am

The 2023 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Event is titled, Vulnerability and Older Adults: Ethical Considerations. This workshop will examine statutory and popular definitions of vulnerability and how they impact our response to abuse in later life. Ethical and cultural considerations for the older adult and practitioner will be discussed within a practice context.

Presented by Milwaukee County Aging and Disabilities Services, Bader Philanthropies, and the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare’s Office of Applied Gerontology.

2.5 Ethics CEH hours available for participants who attend the whole program and request a CEH certificate. The CEH’s are free and fulfill the requirements for social work Ethics CEH’s in Wisconsin.