december, 2020

3dec1:00 pm- 4:00 pmElder Abuse Prevention and Response Training1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Online training

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Event Details

Level 1 training: Recognising and responding to suspected elder abuse  

Duration:  One x 3-hour session (3 CPD Hours)

Pre-requisite:  The Victorian Government’s elder abuse prevention online training module.

This workshop builds on the Victorian Government’s elder abuse prevention online training module and it is recommended participants complete this training prior to attending.

What is covered: This interactive workshop is designed to assist health and community professionals to more confidently:

  • Recognise elder abuse – the risk factors, types and potential signs
  • Respond sensitively to older people at risk of, or experiencing elder abuse, & their carers/family
  • Know the types of services available and make appropriate referrals.

Who should attend: Hospital and community services staff including allied health, nursing and medical staff, assessment workers, care coordinators, case managers, mental health workers and community support staff.

Time

(Thursday) 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Bouverie Centre