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The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse


The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the prevention of elder abuse and neglect. Its mandate is to educate professionals and lay persons about elder abuse and neglect, to promote information sharing among professionals and advocates in the field of elder abuse, to develop educational and training programs about elder abuse prevention and intervention for people working with the elderly, to advocate legislative action to meet the needs of victims, perpetrators, and their families, to offer services and support to victims of elder abuse and neglect and to be sensitive to multicultural and aboriginal

issues related to elder abuse.