Agency on Aging

TEARS 2018 - Financial Exploitation

Financial scams and fraud cost older adults billions each year.  Join us as we consider trends, impacts and prevention strategies.  Read more.



Tuesday October 2, 2018  

Toyota Oakdale Theater in Wallingford
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
FREE Event: Includes light breakfast & lunch 

6 hours of Continued Education Credits offered at no charge.   This program has been approved for Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, CT and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal.

Register Today - Seating is Limited

Expert Plenary Speakers

Erica Michalowski, MSW
Associate State Director for Community Outreach, AARP CT
Byron Peterson
AARP Fraud Watch Network 

Carmine Perri, JD
Czepiga Daly Pope & Perri

Eric Rodko, MSW
Executive Director
The Community Follows the Patriot





Heather Cherry
 Assistant United States Attorney, District of Connecticut
Lewis Bower, MPH
Deborah Cox Roush
Director, Senior Corps
Corporation for National and
Community Service
Special Agents Lucy Fontes and Justin Lehnow
Office of Inspector General,
U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services


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What did people say about the 2017 conference?

“Best Conference Ever!”
“Well Organized”
“Eric was Outstanding”
“Great Vendors”
“Loved Steve”
“Very informative”
“Excellent Presentations”