June 15, 2021
Watch: Webinar for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
The June 15 webinar focused on creating awareness of elder abuse and outlined tools for protecting the elderly population from abuse, neglect and exploitation.
On June 15, the Philadelphia Bar Association Probate and Trust Section’s Elder Law and Guardianship Committee presented a free webinar on how the legal community can advocate for and provide resources to older Philadelphians, and reduce cases of abuse, neglect and exploitation. The webinar will feature insights from panelists representing the judiciary and the legal and social services sectors.
The event featured: Judge Sheila Woods-Skipper, President Judge Emeritus, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Brendan Corbalis, Assistant Director – Victim Services, SeniorLAW Center, and Najja Orr, President and CEO, Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA).