Napa Valley College

A free elder abuse awareness symposium will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, June 14, at Napa Valley College, 2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway.

Five speakers are scheduled to give presentations in the Performing Arts Center:

- Katie Carruesco, of the California State Department of Business Oversight, will discuss how to protect elders from fraud.

- Kevin Clark, assistant district attorney with Yolo County, will discuss innovations in senior volunteerism.

- Leona Rice, a victim of elder abuse, will share her story.

- Melissa Brown, McGeorge School of Law professor, will discuss the legal considerations of elder abuse.

- Jay Lang, with the Napa Valley Center for Spiritual Living, will discuss community reflections.

The symposium is being hosted by the Napa County Alliance for Senior Education, a Napa Valley College student club. NCASE is also a  partner of the NVC District Auxiliary Services Foundation.

Details are available at ncase@napavalley.edu

Get the latest local news delivered daily directly to your inbox!

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.