Workshops, presentations and on-going sessions for older adults
Sessions for older adults focus on the skills identified in prior listening sessions or meetings with the population request our services. Workshops focus on building trust and safety for sharing information and collaboration. EMERJ-SafeNow customizes the personal safety skills to meet the needs of the participants, taking into consideration past traumatic experiences, if any age and abilities of participants. EMERJ-SafeNow also collaborates with Elders in Action and the Portland Police Bureau to bring resources and services to vulnerable communities.
Topics for older adults include:
The importance of self-care and well being as self-defense
De-escalation and assertive communication
Maintaining boundaries with aggressive or unhealthy colleagues, neighbors, family members or friends
Internet safety and abuse
Physical and non-physical skills
To find out more information, contact: EMERJ-SafeNow at 503-498-8452
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