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Black Canyon Conference Center

June 13, 2019

9440 N. 25th Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85021

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is hosted by the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) and serves as a call-to-action for individuals, organizations, and communities to raise awareness about abuse, neglect, and exploitation of older people in Arizona. The one-day event is an important opportunity for those serving older adults; service providers, non-profit and for-profit organizations to network, share information and resources. Join us for a full day of keynote presentations, panel discussions, networking opportunities, breakout sessions, and access to local and statewide exhibitors.

Ashton Applewhite, conference keynote and “This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism” author, will be selling and signing her book on-site for a limited time. The book is $20 and payment methods are MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Cash, and Check. For more information about Ashton Applewhite, click here.

For additional conference details, click here.


CEU:

CEU's are available for nursing and social worker professionals sponsored by the University of Arizona Center on Aging.

Nursing CEU's: 7.25 Education Contact Hours by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP 14824.

Social Worker CEU's: 7.25 Education Contact Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, Arizona Chapter.




Lodging:

The following are nearby hotels. Please contact the hotel directly to reserve your lodging at or below the State rate of $94/night plus tax as indicated.

  • TownePlace Suites Phoenix North by Marriott (0.3 mi from venue) - 9425 N. Black Canyon Highway, Phoenix, 85021. $94/night plus tax for Studio room type. Call (602) 943-9510 or (888) 236-2427. Mention "DES" room block and TownePlace Suites Phoenix North or PHXTS. Or go online - Book your group rate for DES World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. All rates include complimentary breakfast and in-room high speed internet access. Room block valid through May 22.


Registration and Exhibitor Questions:

Contact Michelle Fulcher, Organized Affair LLC, at Michelle@OrganizedAffair.com or phone (480) 247-2454.


Session Questions:

Contact Jennifer Cain, DES, at jcain@azdes.gov.

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