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Senior Scams: What You Need to Know

December 5, 2019 - Mount Alverna Village

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Parma, OH – December 5, 2019 – Mount Alverna Village in Parma, part of the Franciscan Communities, is hosting an informational presentation, in partnership with the Better Business Bureau, titled “Senior Scams: What You Need to Know” on Tuesday, December 17 at 11:30 on their campus at 6765 State Road in Parma, Ohio.

Unfortunately, seniors are the most frequent targets of fraud scams. They may be lonely, willing to listen and more trusting than younger individuals. Many fraud schemes are performed over the telephone, door-to-door or online. Join us for lunch and discover the schemes attributed to credit cards, sweepstakes or contests, banking or wire transfers, insurance and more!

A delicious soup & sandwich lunch will be provided. Seating is limited, so please RSVP by December 16 to 440-663-3301 to Bring a friend and receive an extra door prize ticket.

About Franciscan Communities

Franciscan Communities is a subsidiary of Franciscan Ministries and is sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago. They provide quality senior living and compassionate healthcare services including independent living, assisted living, memory support, skilled nursing, rehabilitation services and more. Franciscan Communities are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.

About Franciscan Ministries

Franciscan Ministries is a nonprofit Catholic system offering senior living, healthcare and community-based services Franciscan Ministries provides home-and-community based healthcare services to support families and their loved ones. Additionally, they support young, at-risk women seeking a Catholic, secondary education, and operate a family violence prevention center and shelter.

For more information about Franciscan Ministries, call +1-331-318-5200 or go to