World Elder Abuse Awareness Event Held Downtown Hopkinsville

​On June 15, 2016, the Pennyrile Elder Abuse Council celebrated World Elder Abuse Awareness Day! The Pennyrile Elder Abuse Council hosted an event at the Fire Station Number 1 in downtown Hopkinsville. Mayor Carter Hendricks attended the event along with many others. The Pennyrile Elder Abuse Council provided a cookout and entertainment. 

The event was held to bring awareness to the community about the abuse, neglect and exploitation of seniors. For more information about the Pennyrile Elder Abuse Council, contact Cindy Tabor at 270-886-9484. To report elder abuse, call 1-800-752-6200.