Organize to Challange Elder Abuse

On Friday, Sept. 23, 9-11 am, at United Way of Washtenaw, 2305 Platt Rd., the first public meeting of the Washtenaw Elder Justice Coalition will take place, sponsored by Neighborhood Senior Services and Blueprint for Aging. This new organization will work to engage and educate our community about the very real issue of elder abuse and neglect. The featured speaker is Ron Tatro, a nationally certified trainer on elder abuse issues and Director of Elder Abuse Prevention Services for Elder Law of Michigan, a non-profit organization. This event is free of charge.