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Kikino – Elder Abuse & Identity Theft Workshops
February 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Please join us for these free Public Legal Education workshops Feb. 12, 2018 at the Kikino Community Centre Common Room
Elder Abuse (10:00 A.M. – Noon)
This workshop helps to understand what elder abuse looks like by talking about the different kinds of abuse that take place in Aboriginal communities. It briefly discusses the root causes of violence toward elders and how the traditional role has changed. This workshop also gives insight into sharing circles and other healing resources.
Lunch Served 12:00 – 1:00 P.M.
Identity Theft (1:00 – 3:00 P.M.)
What happens when someone uses your name and personal information to commit fraud or theft? This workshop explains what identity theft is and how to protect against it. It also explains what to do if you become a victim. The Identity Theft workshop is for anyone concerned about the subject, especially those at a disadvantage when it comes to navigating this complicated information and technology based society. The workshop is based on four elements: awareness, recognition, reporting and prevention. Identity Theft Bingo Game and prizes included.
These workshops are delivered by Bearpaw Legal Education Centre and are free to attend. Please register with Chasity Desjarlais, Kikino Community Services Director at 780-623-4131. Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance.