Facilitated Discussion : Community Activism

22 Nov 2017
9:45 am-10:10 am
Conference Theatre

Facilitated Discussion : Community Activism

Community leaders who are focused on creating a social movement will discuss innovative programs and promising approaches to shift how society supports and responds to the needs of older adults in Ontario, including the prevention of  older adult abuse and the creation of age friendly communities.

Panel Members: 

Margaret MacPherson, Project Coordinator, It’s Not Right! Changing Social Norms for Bystanders of Abuse of Older Adults
Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women and Children, The Faculty of Education,
The University of Western Ontario

Heather Thompson, Manager, Age-Friendly Initiatives, Community Development Halton