We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2016 Senior Summit, sponsored by the Attorney General’s Office of Senior Protection.

The Summit will be held Wednesday, October 19, 2016, from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (registration from 8:00 am – 9:00 am) at the Administrative Office of the Courts located at 100 Vandalay Drive in Frankfort, KY. Registration is free, but you must register online at https://1drv.ms/xs/s!Av6ykJaPpNxuhUAuu15dqXIRPMbo.

Registration is open to all senior service providers working with seniors and their families at any level in the Commonwealth. The Summit is an opportunity for participants to engage in a collaborative community effort by building successful partnerships in combating elder fraud, abuse and exploitation.

­We are excited to welcome Dr. Pamela Teaster, Director of Gerontology, Virginia Tech. She will bring her expertise on the topic of elder financial exploitation and exploring the mindset of both the exploiter and the victim.

 Other topics and speakers will include:

  • Collaborative federal programs concerning Jamaican scams – US Postal Inspection Service
  • Reverse Mortgages – KY Department of Financial Institutions
  • Emergency Housing Initiatives for Seniors – Bluegrass Elder Abuse Prevention Council
  • Trending scams, investigations, and partnerships – The Better Business Bureau, AARP, and the Office of the Attorney General

The OAG does not discriminate on the basis of protected classes: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information in employment or in the provision of services and provides upon request, reasonable accommodation necessary to afford individuals with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in all programs and activities. Please notify Corey Bellamy, OAG/EEO Coordinator, Suite 34, Capitol Building, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, (502) 696-5679, by October 5, 2016, if an accommodation is necessary for participation in this conference.