Worried a scam artist may target your aging parent? Call For Action can help
1:11 PM, Jun 11, 2013
6:27 PM, Jun 11, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Are you concerned that an aging parent or grandparent may become the target of scam artists? Call For Action can help.
Members of the Johnson County District Attorney's office, Kansas Legal Services and Kansas Adult Protective Services will be on hand to answer your questions. These are experts who investigate and prosecute financial and physical crimes against the elderly.
The Call For Action call-in special will be Tuesday between 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Please call 816-932-4321 between those hours and speak directly to an expert in the area of elder abuse.
For more information, you can go to World Elder Abuse Awareness Day this Friday and Saturday, June 14 and 15 at the Sylvester Powell Jr. Community Center. That's at 6200 Martway Street in Mission, Kan. For a list of events and times, visit http://bit.ly/ZHJW6F.