January 8, 2020

Catholic Housing and Community Services’ Partners With The Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General To Host Educational Presentation on Elder Bullying At Nativity B.V.M. Place

This interactive presentation, offered by the Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General, is designed to educate seniors and caregivers on senior bullying and what individuals can do to stop it.

Nativity B.V.M. Place, an affordable housing development for seniors in the Port Richmond neighborhood of Philadelphia, operated by Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CHCS), will host an educational presentation on elder bullying offered by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General.

Thursday, January 9, 2020
1:00 p.m.
Nativity B.V.M. Place
3255 Belgrade Street
Philadelphia, PA 19134

The title of the program, “Older Adult Bullying “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” will be presented by Anthony Luker, Education and Outreach Specialist with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General, Office of Public Engagement. It will focus on types of bullying, why people bully, and what an individual can do to help themselves or others in a bullying situation.

Nativity B.V.M. Place is one of five CHCS senior housing communities that allows residents to remain active in their communities while enjoying comfortable, affordable apartment living. The building consists of 63 one-bedroom apartment units and features community rooms, laundry facilities, and elevators. In addition, CHCS provides social services to residents to connect them with resources such as in-home care, public benefits, and food assistance in addition to providing supportive counseling and intervention.

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Editor’s Note: Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CHCS) is a leading provider of senior living services throughout the Philadelphia region. Dedicated staff are committed to providing the best quality support for seniors and their loved ones through senior programs. Programs include senior housing, senior centers, older adult care management, in-home support programs, elder care helpline, and senior clubs. To learn more about Catholic Housing and Community Services, please visit http://chcsphiladelphia.org/

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Courtney Flach
Media and Events Specialist
215-587-3747 (office)