Preventing Elder Abuse

The Ohio Coalition of Adult Protective Services (OCAPS) is presenting an overview of elder abuse and related community resources with the intention of creating safer communities for older adults. Information...

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Mental Health First Aid and Older Adults and Those with Later-Life Issues

Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis. You can help them.   The Area Agency on Aging, PSA 2 is partnering with the Alcohol, Drug Addiction...

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2017 o4a Spring Advocacy Conference

The Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging (o4a) spring advocacy conference is designed to provide information about the upcoming state budget, as well as the latest updates about the...

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What’s a mandated reporter to do? Elder Abuse Prevention and Response

This 3-hour CEU will begin with a presentation by Carol Dayton, MSW, followed by a panel discussion with local adult protective services workers.  Check back after June 16, 2017 for...

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Up All Night: Ethical Considerations in Everyday Practice

This interactive workshop will explore the ethical dilemmas that keep us up at night. Participants will define the meaning of an ethical dilemma, review the code of ethics, and spend...

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Assessing Capacity for Guardianship and Other Alternatives in Ohio

Aging and disability alone do not indicate a lack of capacity. An older person or one with a disability may very well be able to make his or her own...

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Sensitivity to Aging

The Area Agency on Aging presents this workshop annually to challenge common myths and stereotypes about aging. The Alzheimer’s Association joins us to address misconceptions specific to dementia. After the...

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