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It’s Elder Abuse Awareness Week – New Zealand wide 15th – 22 June 2015

2015 commemorates 10 years of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day marked around the world on the 15th June. In New Zealand, this marks the start of an entire week dedicated to this important issue.

Age Concern will be holding events throughout New Zealand and speaking through the media to raise awareness of elder abuse and neglect during Elder Abuse Awareness Week.

When: 15th – 22nd June 2015
Where: Nationwide throughout Aotearoa, New Zealand
Find out more about Elder Abuse Awareness Week NZ 2015 on Age Concern’s website

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 15 June 2012

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on the 15th of June is a day for worldwide recognition of the importance of preventing Elder Abuse and Neglect and continuous striving to create an age positive society.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Angela for more information about Age Concern’s Education programmes and activities planned for the day 2794331 ext 820.