Viola Desmond

Viola Desmond

Presented by the Visitor Services team from the Bank of Canada Museum in Ottawa. In 2018, the Bank of Canada unveiled a new bank note featuring Viola Desmond—the first woman, other than royalty, to be featured on a Canadian bank note in regular circulation. Learn...
Financial Abuse Overview

Financial Abuse Overview

The most common form of elder abuse, financial abuse, is defined as any improper conduct, done with or without the informed consent of the senior that results in a monetary or personal gain to the abuser and/or monetary or personal loss for the older adult. Financial...
Financial Abuse Overview

Financial Abuse Overview

The most common form of elder abuse, financial abuse, is defined as any improper conduct, done with or without the informed consent of the senior that results in a monetary or personal gain to the abuser and/or monetary or personal loss for the older adult. Financial...
Financial Abuse Overview

Financial Abuse Overview

The most common form of elder abuse, financial abuse, is defined as any improper conduct, done with or without the informed consent of the senior that results in a monetary or personal gain to the abuser and/or monetary or personal loss for the older adult.Financial...
Fraud and ID Theft

Fraud and ID Theft

This presentation explains what is a scam and tactics used to take advantage of older adults. Case examples illustrate the types of scams prevalent in society and how seniors can be vulnerable to this form of financial abuse. Cautions of Do’s and Don’ts are listed and...