The 14th Global Conference on Ageing, organized by the International Federation on Ageing, will be held in Toronto from August 8 to 10, 2018. Activities will be held under the theme of Healthy Ageing (Towards a Decade of Healthy Ageing - From Evidence to Action).

Marie Beaulieu, on behalf of the team of the Chair, will give the following three conferences as part of this congress:

  • The contributions of Canadian non-profit organizations in countering abuse against older persons. By Marie Beaulieu and the ABAM-MF project team.
  • A phenomenological study of the mistreatment experienced by older adults: a conceptual framework. By Caroline Pelletier, as part of her thesis and Marie Beaulieu.
  • Hindering and facilitating factors when requesting help in situations of mistreatment or bullying of older adults. By Caroline Pelletier, Marie Beaulieu and the DAMIA project team.

Please consult the event’s website for more information.

In situation of emergency

If you witness or are victim of a mistreatment situation and wish to obtain information or help, please contact the Elder Abuse Help Line (for Quebec residents).

1 888 489-ABUS (2287)

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Research Chair on Mistreatment of Older Adults
Research Centre on Aging – CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS
1036, Belvédère Sud
Sherbrooke (Québec)
J1H 4C4

Telephone : 1 819 780-2220, extension 45621

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