Dementia Education
Virtual Event

Fraud and Scam Prevention Webinar

About This Program

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) reported over 100,000 incidents of fraud to Canadians in 2021, noting fraud is the number one crime against senior Canadians.

At the Fraud and Scam Prevention Webinar presented in partnership with Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario, caregivers and seniors will learn about recognizing, rejecting and reporting fraud and scams. The presentation will cover specific frauds and scams that are common, including: grandparents scam, romance fraud, emergency fraud, CRA fraud, bank investigator fraud and spoofing.

Details

Presented By

The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County

Date and Time

Wednesday,23 November 2022
5:00 - 7:00 PM

Cost

Free

Location

Virtual

What You Can Expect

1

Learn about the different types of fraud and scam

2

Learn about ways to protect yourself from scam

3

Find resources to protect yourself

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