The Impact of Financial Abuse – Who Speaks when the Victim Cannot?
This session profiled experiences of a senior victim of financial abuse, Ethel, as told by her caregiver and advocate Christine Carr. Mrs Carr will share how Ethel was defrauded by a contractor and his friend and how this very negatively impacted Ethel’s life. Detective Constable Franssen, who specializes in financial crimes, shared his insights about the victimization of older adults and provide prevention tips to safeguard financial assets, so YOU and your loved ones, can avoid becoming a victim of financial abuse.
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