Elder abuse forum is May 27

May 22, 2014

An elder abuse awareness forum will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, at the Burrell Center auditorium at Southwester Community College in Sylva. The forum is being cosponsored by the Southwestern Commission Area Agency on Aging, and the District 30 Office of the District Attorney, Mike Bonfoey.

The forum is being held in anticipation of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15, and a series of Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention Walks being held throughout the region’s seven counties on Saturday, June 7.

For more information, call Larry Reeves at 586-1962, ext. 223, or e-mail larry@regiona.org.