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2020 Ohio Elder Abuse Awareness Day

The Ohio Attorney General’s Elder Abuse Commission Commemorated the 2020 Ohio Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 22, 2020. The event was a success in part to the excellent speakers, timely topics and the participants. Thank you for supporting the 2020 Elder Abuse Awareness Day webinar.

Webinar: Stronger Together: Mitigating and Protecting Against Elder Financial Exploitation

The Ohio Attorney General’s Elder Abuse Commission, in commemoration of Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020, hosted a roundtable discussion featuring state and federal experts that shared their views and investigative experiences in responding to elder financial exploitation cases. Combatting elder abuse and financial fraud targeted at older Ohioans remains a key priority of the Elder Abuse Commission. The webinar showcased innovations highlighting all the latest in-demand tools created by organizations that are committed to providing consumer and professional education, and dedicated to the goal of justice for all.
The event featured panel experts representing the following:
  • Ohio Attorney General's Office - Consumer Protection Section
  • Federal Trade Commission 
  • Department of Justice - Elder Justice Initiative
  • Ohio Department of Commerce - Division of Securities
  • Ohio Coalition for Adult Protective Services/ Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services/Adult Protective Services
  • Cleveland Clinic – Center for Geriatric Medicine
Webinar Agenda 

Featured Speakers 
2020 Ohio Elder Abuse Awareness Day video
Webinar Handouts (pdf)
Elder Financial Exploitation  Symposium Program (pdf) 
For additional information or to request a similar training, please contact Sylvia Pla-Raith at Sylvia.Pla-Raith@OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov