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Home Helpers of Southern Maine Helping to Raise Awareness for Elder Abuse and Neglect

Home Helpers of Southern Maine Helping to Raise Awareness for Elder Abuse and Neglect

Community Forum Honoring World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Arundel, ME – In support of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, 2010, Home Helpers of Southern Maine, which specializes in non-medical and personal in-home care and companionship, is raising awareness about elder abuse, neglect and exploitation with its community forum taking place on the following dates:

Greenwood Nursing Center, Sanford, ME Tuesday, June 14, 2011 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Scarborough Terrace, Scarborough, ME Wednesday, June 15, 2011 2:00 – 3:00 PM

Please RSVP 207-710-0987, limited seating

Home Helpers in conjunction with the local nursing and assisted living facilities will offer a presentation for raising the community’s awareness on elder abuse.  There will be time for open discussion and networking.  Light refreshments will be offered.

Throughout the world, abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults remains a hidden problem that is largely under-recognize

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