Jun 21, 2017
Each day, aging adults are faced with social and psychological challenges as a result of isolation and loneliness, leaving them more vulnerable to financial fraud, abuse, hoarding disorder, depression and even suicide. Providers are invited to be part of an important conference featuring national speaker Dr. Patrick Arbore, the founder of the Institute on Aging located in San Francisco, California as well as several local experts on the topic.
Tri-County Protection Team and Muskegon Community College are hosting a Provider Conference on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Muskegon Community College.This year’s theme is Recognizing and Addressing Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults.
Jun 24, 2016
Tri-County Protection Team and AgeWell Services are hosting a Senior Symposium on July 26, 2016 from 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the Folkert Community Hub, 640 Seminole Road in Norton Shores. This year’s theme is Protecting Your Identity.
Seniors will hear from local professionals to learn different ways to help safeguard their assets and protect their personal identity.
Jan 30, 2016
Local attorneys and social workers are alarmed by a growing number of complaints of elder abuse, neglect and fraud, and frustrated that very few cases are ever prosecuted. But while state law requires that elder abuse be reported, the high level of proof needed for criminal charges is often elusive.
- Advanced Directives: Charted Healthcare Planning Coalition
- Power of Attorney: Dan Bonner, Legal Aid of West Michigan and Dr. Oluwatoyin Thomas, MD, Geriatric Medicine, Mercy Health
- Guardianships: Rachel Cereska, PW Services
Providers: Interested in being a vendor? Contact Henrietta Hadley, Tri-County Protection Team Coordinator via phone at (231) 559-0476 or email email@example.com
View our Stop Abuse page to learn more about recent scams to be aware of.
275 W. Clay Ave., Suite 100
Muskegon, Michigan 49440
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Tri-County Protection Team works to identify, advocate, and seek justice for adult victims of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation within the Muskegon, Ottawa and Oceana counties of Michigan.
You can report any known or possible abuse at any time by calling the 24-hour hotline at 1-855-444-3911.
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