PROJECT RESOURCE: Raising Awareness & Preventing Elder Abuse is the latest initiative from the Ashland County Older Adult Behavioral Health Coalition (OABHC). With funding from the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, books and other resources are now available at the Ashland Public Library, Loudonville Public Library, The Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center, and Ashland County Council on Aging.
The books and resources are available to provide education and support efforts to work with the elderly and caregivers in areas of: Resiliency, Empowerment, Support, Organization, Understanding, Respect, Coping, and Education.
PROJECT RESOURCE Bibliography - Complete Listing of all resources, a description as well as location.
BE A RESILIENT CAREGIVER - How to be a resilient caregiver: Ideas, information and resources for healthy caregivers:
E-CARD RESOURCE - American Psychological Association - June 15 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
RED FLAGS OF ABUSE - AgingInPlace
BUILDING YOUR RESILIENCE - American Psychological Association - The road to resilience
CAREGIVER STRESS FACT SHEET - U.S. Department of Health & Human Services