Abuse of Older Women Webinar

Presenters:
Barb MacQuarrie, Community Director, CREVAWC: Barb MacQuarrie is the Community Director of the Centre for Research and Education on Violence against Women & Children in the Faculty of Education at the Western University. She develops and promotes evidence based education and prevention initiatives involving both community-based and university-based partners.

Margaret MacPherson, Research Associate, CREVAWC: Margaret MacPherson is the Project Coordinator for the It’s Not Right! Neighbours, Friends & Families for Older Adults initiative. She is a Research Associate with CREVAWC.

Discussed in this webinar:

  • nature of abuse experienced by older women
  • barriers to reporting or seeking assistance
  • consequences of abuse to older women
  • It’s Not Right Campaign

Presented live on January 22, 2015.

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  4. Elder Abuse in Canada: A Gender-Based Analysis - Document to review before watching webinar
     
  5. Video #1: Moving In
  6. Video #2: Domestic Violence