**NEW** BCAAFC Elder and Youth Workshops Oct 2011 (Word Document)
**NEW** BCAAFC's Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention workshop resources:
Elders Toolkit (Updated Oct 2011)(Word document)
Facilitator's Guide (Word document)
Elder Workshop - 2010 Evaluation Form (Word Document)
Elder Abuse Prevention Training Presentation (Powerpoint)
List of Resources - July 2011 (Excel Spreadsheet Document)
NOTICE - CEP & IAP - deadline September 19th 2011 (Word Document)
Important deadline information for Common Experience Payment and Independent Assessment Process!
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Founding members of the BCAAFC Elders Council and Provincial Aboriginal Youth Council produced a video to be presented at the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day conference in Toronto June 15, 2010 (hosted by the International Federation on Aging http://www.ifa-fiv.org and the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse http://www.inpea.net/weaad.html ).
BCAAFC has been piloting an Elder Abuse workshop and creating resources to enable the 23 Aboriginal Friendship Centres in BC to host workshops in their community. Keep watching our website, the Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention resources will be posted here. Feel free to contact the Elders Coordinators if you would like more information on the Elder Abuse workshop.
Elder Abuse Prevention Poster(s)
Elder Financial Abuse Prevention Poster (.pdf)
Elder Neglect and Abuse Prevention Poster (.pdf)
Please feel free to save/open the above documents and print.
Save-To save right click on the corresponding file above and click on "Save Target As" and save to the desired location. To simply open without saving, simply right click on the correpsonding file and click on "Open"
Printing poster- Once you have saved and/or opened the file please feel free to print the poster. Once the file is open click on "File" in the upper left hand corner of Adobe Acrobat and go to "Print". A printing notification box will appear, make any adjustments needed and then click on "Print".
The documents above require Adobe Acrobat available at www.adobe.com.
*Please note the white open space in the lower right hand corner, next to the BCAAFC logo and name of the poster is space for YOUR organizations to place your contact info*
BCAAFC Elder Transport To Annual Elder's Gathering
Please feel free to go to our First Citizens Fund Elders Transportation Assistance page by clicking HERE.
Elder Resource Links
BCAAFC Elders Council
For more information about the BCAAFC Elders Council please contact Jamin Zuroski, BCAAFC Elder's Coordinator.
Jamin Zuroski, BCAAFC Elder's Coordinator
BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres
#200 - 506 Fort Street
Phone: 250 388-5522
Fax: 250 388-5502
We will also provide news and updates to members of our email distribution list.
If you would like to join our distribution list, please email JZuroski@bcaafc.com with “Add Me to Distribution List” in the subject.
Please specify if there are specific resources that you would like more information about.
We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through Human Resources and Skills Development Canada.
Nous reconnaissons l'appui financier du gouvernement du Canada par l'entremise du ministere Ressources humaines et Developpement des competences Canada