Spectra Helpline is available to provide the following public education vehicles to the Region of Peel:
It is estimated that 2-10% of older adults will experience one or more forms of abuse at some point during their senior years. For Peel, that works out to about 130,000 seniors. Most victims are abused by someone close to them, such as a partner, relative, friend or caregiver. Those who are being abused may be unwilling or unable to report it due to a number of reasons; isolation, dependency, fear, control. In partnership with Family Services of Peel, Spectra Helpline manages the Peel Elder Abuse Support Program. As part of our commitment to reduce the number of incidents of elder abuse, and to support those being abused, Spectra Helpline will provide staff to:
Emotional Wellness in the Workplace
lunch and learn – 60 minutes
Info About Spectra Helpline
With 5 programs and services that deal with suicide/crisis, mental health, and issues surrounding seniors, Spectra Helpline provides invaluable support to the Region of Peel. Spectra Helpline receives and makes over 100,000 calls each year. We would be pleased to provide information and/or present to your staff, volunteers, group, and share all of the good work that we do.