Healthy Aging by United Way Webinar Invitation: Helping Keep Seniors Safe From Scams
Mount Waddington, B.C. - The United Way is inviting you to a healthy aging webinar:
"Foiling the Fraudsters: Helping Keep Seniors Safe From Scams" on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 from 10:00-11:00AM PST.
Please register here. Older adults are the most frequent targets of fraud, and these crimes often go unreported due to victims' embarrassment at being taken advantage of. CBSS staff and volunteers can play an important role in helping to prevent seniors being scammed by learning about common types of fraud and strategies to protect against them. This webinar will explore: - How to recognize fraud and the types of scams that typically target seniors - Digital security for seniors online - How to help seniors avoid being victims of fraud - What to do if you think you, or someone you know, is being scammed Presenters: 1. Cpl Vinh NGO - "E" Division - Federal Policing Prevention and Engagement (FPPE) 2. Linda Fawcus - Gluu Technology Society 3. Third presenter TBD The webinar will be posted on Healthy Aging CORE/Resources if you are unable to attend. NOTE: Type “webinar” into the keyword search to find all archived webinars. Please also sign up to the bi-monthly CORE eNewsletter for important information about the CBSS sector and healthy aging resources, discussions, and training opportunities (like this one!). We hope you can join us. Healthy AgingUnited Way of the Lower Mainland | uwlm.ca
4543 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC V5G 4T4(Main) 604.294.8929