LGBT Elder Abuse Awareness Campaign

In a unique inter-generational project, that brought together queer youth  (“Youth for a Change”) with queer senior citizen creative writers (“Quirk-e“),  Gloria Gutman and her team from Simon Fraser University’s Gerontology Research Centre  created a set of videos and posters and fact sheets designed to raise awareness and address elder abuse in the LGBTQ community.  These were premiered in 6 Town Hall meetings held in Surrey, Nelson, Vancouver, Prince George, Kelowna and Victoria British Columbia between Febuary 10 and March 3, 2016.