|Event Date||Tuesday, 12 September 2017|
|Event End Date||Tuesday, 12 September 2017|
In our efforts to persuade policy makers and general audiences to act on the issues we care about, we often encounter one recurring barrier: fear. Some audience members are worried, anxious and scared about a number of issues facing the country today. We need to be strategic in our communication and tell an affirmative, positive story that moving forward is more important than ever.
|Event Date||Thursday, 27 April 2017|
|Event End Date||Thursday, 27 April 2017|
|Event Date||Thursday, 15 September 2016|
|Event End Date||Thursday, 15 September 2016|
|Event Date||Monday, 08 August 2016|
|Event End Date||Monday, 08 August 2016|
|Event Date||Thursday, 28 July 2016|
|Event End Date||Thursday, 28 July 2016|
|Event Date||Thursday, 30 June 2016|
|Event End Date||Thursday, 30 June 2016|
Incidences of elder abuse, exploitation, or other forms of mistreatment of older adults by family members, friends and other trusted adults, are on the increase. Uncovering and remedying elder abuse or exploitation often involves determining what an older person that may be experiencing cognitive decline understands or understood in the past.
|Event Date||Wednesday, 29 June 2016|
|Event End Date||Wednesday, 29 June 2016|
Financial exploitation of older adults is the most common form of elder abuse and costs older adults billions of dollars each year. Victims are robbed of their resources, independence and dignity. State and federal governments are often first responders and can play key roles in protecting older consumers. Government agencies have developed the expertise and tools to fight scammers, help victims, and make policy and practice recommendations to key stakeholders.
|Event Date||Wednesday, 15 June 2016|
|Event End Date||Wednesday, 15 June 2016|
Advocates and policymakers seek to develop policies to build wealth and opportunity in households of color and close the gap.
|Event Date||Thursday, 19 May 2016|
|Event End Date||Thursday, 19 May 2016|
|Event Date||Tuesday, 22 March 2016|
|Event End Date||Tuesday, 22 March 2016|