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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

May 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join our Webinar on May 21 for information on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

On May 21 from 2 pm to 3:30 pm EDT, the CFPB will present a webinar that will review information about resources that the CFPB provides to communities to help prevent the financial abuse and exploitation of older people. A representative of the Elder Fraud Prevention and Response Network in Montana will discuss the experience of collaborating with libraries.  Other speakers include a librarian and one of their partners who works to raise awareness of elder fraud and exploitation in their community.

Join the webinar on May 21 from 12 pm to 1:30 pm MDT by calling 888-795-5920 and entering Passcode 997066.

To view the presentation during the webinar, go to https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join.php?i=PWXW8978418&p=9970066&t=c

There is no cost for participating in the webinar.

June 15 has been designated as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations. The purpose of WEAAD is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons.

Get more information about CFPB resources for older Americans.


Ken McDonnell

Financial Education Program Analyst

Office of Financial Education

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Office: 202-435-7303 | Email: kenneth.mcdonnell@cfpb.gov|  Mobile: 202-440-3699 |     consumerfinance.gov


May 21, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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