Webinar: Preventing elder financial abuse – help for long-term care communities– consumerfinance.gov

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In this webinar, CFPB’s Office for Older Americans share highlights from our recently updated guide for professionals who work with assisted living communities and nursing homes to fight elder financial abuse. Topics include how to recognize red flags, develop policies and protocols, train staff, and use technology to prevent financial abuse. Additionally, the Executive Director of the Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass, Denise Wells, shares best practices for how ombudsmen and long-term care communities can use the guide and work together to stop elder financial abuse. Presenters: Kate Kramer, Policy Analyst – CFPB, Office for Older Americans Denise Wells, Executive Director – Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass For more information about preventing elder financial abuse, visit https://consumerFinance.gov/olderamericans The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), is a U.S. government agency that makes sure banks, lenders, and other financial companies treat you fairly. Learn how the CFPB can help you at https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/ Connect with us: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CFPB Facebook: https://facebook.com/CFPB