Training for preventing, detecting and countering elder abuse

This training, for trainers or for people in relationships with elders, can transmit and deepen the knowledge and skills related to the prevention and detection of and intervention in situations of elder abuse.

The training, adapted according to the needs and objectives of the participants, is structured as follows:


  • Module 1: Context and definition of abuse;
  • Module 2: Types of abuse;
  • Module 3: Detecting abuse;
  • Module 4: Intervening in cases of abuse;
  • Module 5: Preparing to become a trainer;
  • Module 6: Facilitation skills.

Target audience :

  • General directors
  • Health directors
  • Directors of social services
  • Nurses
  • Nutritionists
  • Health personnel
  • First-line interveners
  • NNADAP interveners
  • Mental health interveners
  • Leisure services
  • Youth centre interveners
  • Public security services
  • Parents
  • General public
  • Early childhood personnel/interveners
  • Elementary school administrations
  • Secondary school administrations