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Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft and Cybercrime
September 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Nowadays, there are many predatory practices targeting seniors and other consumers. From data breaches to identity theft to common cybercrimes, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to protect ourselves. For this reason, it’s essential that we understand the basic steps we can take to at least reduce our risk of becoming a victim of identity theft and cybercrime.
GET TRAINED TO PROTECT YOUR CLIENTS AND COMMUNITY…
At this training, Berneta L. Haynes, Senior Director of Policy and Access at Georgia Watch, will arm participants with:
–An understanding of identity theft and the most common cybercrime practices;
–Strategies for reducing your risk of becoming a victim of these practices that can be shared easily with clients and community members;
–Guidance about how to appropriately refer clients and community members to resources and report suspicious activity related to these practices; and
–Necessary outlines and resources to conduct a workshop with clients and community members on identity theft and cybercrime.
DATE AND TIME: Friday, September 6, 2018 from 1pm-3pm
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Advocates, community leaders, and direct service providers who are interested in learning how protect themselves, their communities and clients from identity theft and cybercrime.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This training was produced by Georgia Watch under award #2016-XV-GX-K004, awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this module are those of the contributors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.