The People With Disabilities Foundation along with San Francisco Public Library Access Services; The Inclusive Programming for People with Developmental Disabilities Committee of the San Francisco Public Library are hosting a seminar titled Abuse Against People with Mental and/or Developmental Disabilities: Physical, Sexual, and Verbal Abuse in Institutional or Community Settings.
This seminar will address the potential causes, ramifications, and preventive measures related to the abuse of people with mental and/or developmental disabilities. The event is targeted at the general public; people with disabilities, their doctors, nurses, facilities staff, caretakers, families, and friends; legal community; mental and social service providers.
The event is free to attend, but tax-deductible donations are appreciated. The event will also be able to be live-streamed in case you are unable to attend in person, the details are in the link below.
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When: August 18, 2014
Where: Koret Auditorium
San Francisco Public Library
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM