Feb 4, 2021
Scam Alert 1/28/2021
Oct 1, 2020
MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — David Eisler, 82 of Norton Shores learned just how dangerous it can be to open an e-mail that looked suspicious from the start, and one from a sender he didn't know.
"Clicked on it, and it went downhill ever since," Eisler said Thursday.
Oct 1, 2020
MUSKEGON, Mich. — Members of the SafeSeniors task force in Muskegon County are working to identify, advocate and seek justice for older adult victims of abuse, neglect and financial exploitation.
Task force members are also passing out "superhero for seniors" awards to recognizing community members who take steps to protect older adults.
Tuesday, the task force assembled at the Muskegon Walgreens on East Sherman Boulevard to give the first “superhero for seniors” award to Jessica Barnett, the store’s assistant manager.
Join Chris Burnaw, SafeSeniors Coordinator, to learn how people pretending to be your friend are using the internet, phone and email to try to take advantage of you, and how you can protect yourself from their tactics. A to-go boxed lunch will be available after the presentation.
This is a FREE event, but space is limited so please register by filling out the online registration form - click here - or by calling (231) 733-8642.
COVID protocols of physical distancing and masks will be followed.
View our Stop Abuse page to learn more about recent scams to be aware of.
275 W. Clay Ave., Suite 100
Muskegon, Michigan 49440
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The SafeSeniors collaborative works to identify, advocate, and seek justice for adult victims of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation within the Muskegon, Ottawa and Oceana counties of Michigan.
You can report any known or possible abuse at any time by calling the 24-hour hotline at 1-855-444-3911.
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