The Michigan Attorney General’s Office has an entire division devoted to protecting senior citizens. As part of that effort, the Attorney General offers free “Senior Brigade” programs that can be provided in-person at your location. Some of the available topics include:
- Residential Care Choices: Information on how to choose a nursing home, how to recognize and report abuse and tips for keeping loved ones safe.
- Home Repair and Equity Scams: How to recognize repair scams, how to work with a contractor, understanding reverse mortgages and tips to avoid foreclosure scams.
- Investment Fraud: Information on “Free Lunch” seminars, tips on how to recognize fraudulent investments and tools to help check the seller and financial product before investing your money.
Other topics include:
- Identity Theft
- Online Safety
- Phone & Mail Scams
Click here for more information, or to schedule a presentation.