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Posted on: June 13, 2023

WEAAD Press Conference June 15th-OFA

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Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term Care
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425 Pennsylvania Avenue, P.O. Box 588 Ÿ Elmira, NY 14902-0588, (607) 737-5520
Beth Stranges, Director

 General Aging Services FAX:  607-737-5521          CARE Unit FAX:  607-737-5388          Email:  ofa@chemungcountyny.gov

*Media Advisory*
June 9, 2023

 Chemung County/Local Officials, Law Enforcement and Community Partners Unite to Raise Awareness on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15

Press conference to offer vital information about the signs and forms of  elder abuse, how to identify it, and local resources to help

June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which aims to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons by raising awareness of this often hidden epidemic. Local organizations have formed important partnerships to address elder abuse in Chemung County, from law enforcement to Adult Protective Services, Offices for the Aging, and other community partners. Join them on June 15th to learn more about elder abuse, its prevalence, signs of abuse, and where the public can turn for help.

WHAT: A press conference to raise awareness of elder abuse on World Elder Abuse

Awareness Day and to inform the public about local resources to help identify, report and obtain support services related to elder abuse.

WHEN: June 15, 2023, at 11:00 AM

WHERE: Chemung County Department of Aging & Long Term Care Conference Room, Human Resources Building, 425 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira

WHO: County Administration, Law Enforcement, Adult Protective

Services, Chemung County Department of Aging & Long Term Care

 

Contact:

Beth Stranges, Director, Chemung County Dept. of Aging & Long Term Care

(607) 737-5520

bstranges@chemungcountyny.gov

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