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WORLD ELDER ABUSE AWARENESS DAY - 15 JUNE 2018
Across the world people are preparing for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) - will you join them?
On 15th June each year, in each nation of the UK, people come together to send out a clear message. The abuse of older people will not be tolerated. We want an end to the assault, neglect, abuse and intimidation of our older generation.
The message resonates right around the world and does make a difference!
In the UK we have care providers, health providers, council teams, doctors, nurses, solicitors, police and firefighters, schools, colleges, voluntary groups and members of the public, all joining in.
Will you help too?
Download our helpful booklet and Registration form here
You can also help by making a Promise:
The PROMISE I make today to older people
And to the future generations who follow them
Today, tomorrow and forever
For you. And for me.
to prevent and stop elder abuse wherever I can
to never knowingly break the trust of an older person
to learn as much as possible about elder abuse
I promise to educate work colleagues, friends and family about elder abuse
Download your promise here and
Send or email to:
Action on Elder Abuse
PO Box 60001
You can also take a picture holding up your promise and put it on Facebook or Twitter using #IPromise, do not forget to Tweet us @elderabuseuk
We will list your commitment on our special website page, and send you a certificate of commitment for your wall.
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