BC Association of Community Response Networks

Our Top 10: Headlines for June

  1. Liberal government moves to define ‘elder abuse’ to better target ways to stop it, Surrey Now-Leader, June 15, 2021.
  2. Prince George community raises awareness for elder abuse, MyPGNow, June 15, 2021.*
  3. Older and Wiser: Elder abuse an ongoing issue that’s worsened during pandemic, North Shore News, June 12, 2021.*
  4. Protecting our elders: It’s up to all of us to look out for them, Hope Standard, June 12, 2021.*
  5. New West proclaims June 15 as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, New Westminster Record, June 11, 2021.
  6. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Houston Today, June 9, 2021.*
  7. Elder abuse awareness event in Downtown Squamish, The Squamish Reporter, June 5, 2021.*
  8. A simple cure for isolation is on hand at the Read Right Society, Hope Standard, June 5, 2021.*
  9. Learn how to recognize the mistreatment of older adults and highlight the need for appropriate action, Campbell River Mirror, June 3, 2021.*
  10. Tribunal claims for ageism at work increase since Covid lockdown, The Guardian, May 31, 2021.

*Denotes a local CRN story.

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