Scam Prevention: Lunch and Learn with Cobb Elder Abuse Task Force
February 15 11:30 am - 1:30 pm | A18
PLEASE NOTE: Registration closes at noon today! (February 14)
🌟 Join us for an informative and empowering event: Lunch and Learn with the Cobb/North GA Elder Abuse Task Force 🌟
🗓️ Date: February 15
⏰ Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
📍 Location: A18 (Downstairs)
Topic: SCAMS AND HOW TO AVOID THEM
🔍 Presented by a panel for The Cobb and North Georgia Elder Abuse Task Force
Included in the panel will be Federal and State Agents, Cobb County Police, Cobb County Sheriffs and regulatory agency employees, plus State Representative, Sharon Cooper. As part of their commitment to protecting seniors, the task force is dedicated to educating the community about scams. Join us for this insightful presentation that aims to equip you with the knowledge to safeguard yourself and your loved ones from potential scams.
“One goal of the task force is educating seniors about scams to help them avoid falling prey. The task force duties within the Cobb criminal justice system include ‘prosecuting white-collar cases and cases involving abuse, neglect, and exploitation of elder adults and adults with disabilities,'” states Cobb County District Attorney, Joyette Holmes.
🔒 Why attend?
– Learn about common scams
– Understand how to avoid falling victim
– Discover ways to protect yourself and loved ones
🍽️ Lunch Details:
Feel free to bring your own lunch, or for added convenience, pre-purchase a boxed lunch for just $5 each. Choose between a delightful Fuji Apple Chicken Salad or a classic Chicken Salad on Croissant. Make your selection at the time of registration.
Those in attendance will receive a free resource guide, “The Georgia Consumer Protection Guide for Older Adults,” filled with a multitude of ways to avoid common scams.
Don’t miss this opportunity to stay informed and empowered! REGISTER NOW to secure your spot in this essential Lunch and Learn event. Let’s work together to create a community that is educated and resilient against elder scams.
📝 Registration Details:
Space is limited, and registration is required. Ensure your spot by registering now!
📞 For more information, please contact Pastor Kim McGarr at 678.560.7237.
This event is hosted by Mt. Bethel Care Ministry.