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					DIRECTIONS TO QUALITY INN & SUITES
800 N. Kinzie Ave.,
Bradley, Illinois                                                               Midwestern TRIAD
From the North:
         Take I-57 South to Exit 315, exit to the
         right and continue South on IL Route 50                                 Conference and
         (Kinzie Ave.) to Motel on the East side of
         the street.
From the South:                                                                     11th Annual
                                                                                  Illinois TRIAD
         Take I-57 North to Exit 315, exit to the right
         and then turn left (South) continue on IL
         Route 50 (Kinzie Ave.) to the Motel on the


                                                                                    Conference
         East side of the street.
From the West:
         Take IL Route 17 East to IL Route 45/52
         (Kennedy Dr.), turn left (North) continue to
         North Street, turn right, continue (East) to IL
         Route 50 (Kinzie Ave.), then turn left (North)
         and continue to the Motel on the East side
         of the street.
From the East:
         Take IL Route 17 West to Hobbie Ave., turn
         right (North) continue to Kinzie Ave. and
         turn right on Kinzie Ave. and continue to
         the Motel.



                                                           “TRIAD…Protecting
                                                             Senior Citizens”
Illinois State TRIAD
P.O. Box 7198
Springfield, IL 62791-7198



                                                             September 27 & 28, 2007
                                                                 Quality Inn & Suites
                                                                800 N. Kinzie Avenue
                                                               Bradley, Illinois 60915
                                                              Sponsored by the Illinois State TRIAD &
                                                             National Association of TRIADS, Inc. (NATI)
Printed by the Authority of the State of Illinois
ISP Central Printing Section
Larry G. Trent, Director
ISP 2-506 3.3M 7/06
www.illinois.gov www.isp.state.il.us
About the Conference . . .                                                                                          SESSION M:             Senior Investment Scams
     LAW ENFORCEMENT and SENIOR SERVICE PROVIDERS: Don’t miss this opportunity                                        This session will describe common deceptive marketing and sales practices that target seniors for the sale of deferred
     to attend Illinois’ most comprehensive training for anyone who works with senior citizens.                       annuities. Participants will also learn tips to help seniors avoid falling victim to these deceptive practices. In addition,
     SENIORS: This is your opportunity to enhance your relationship with your law enforcement                         participants will learn how to recognize fraudulent investment schemes and how these crimes can be reported.

     community. Learn how to become involved and make your community a better place to                                Speakers: Bill Harmening, Illinois Attorney General’s Office
     live.                                                                                                            Becky Pruitt, Illinois Attorney General’s Office

     Law enforcement, aging network, TRIAD/SALT Council members and individuals or agencies
     interested in establishing a TRIAD are invited to attend. This gathering is only offered                       Session N: Medicaid Fraud Control Bureau (MFCB) and Crimes
     once a year and gives you and your department a chance to see new program ideas and                                       Against Seniors Program (CASP)
     network with the 300-plus police officers, service providers and seniors expected at the
                                                                                                                      The Illinois State Police provides a “front line of defense” for seniors by providing enforcement programs regarding
     2007 conference. Law enforcement and social service providers can learn how to involve                           Medicaid fraud, abuse, neglect, and the financial exploitation of the elderly. This panel presentation and discussion
     their whole community in reaching department goals by utilizing the ever-expanding Illinois                      will provide you with many new avenues of support in your investigations and concerns of abuse of the elderly. These
     senior population in your community policing and services programs.                                              teams are an asset to your agency and are there to assist.
                                                                                                                      Speakers: Master Sergeant Jeff Jacobs, Illinois State Police Special Victims Enforcement Coordinator
About the Registration . . .                                                                                          Investigator Harold Kaufman, Illinois State Police Medicaid Fraud Control Bureau

     Please complete the registration form located near the end of this brochure. The registration
     fee covers participation in all workshops, two luncheons, the dessert reception, the Elderly                   2:15 – 2:30 PM                    BREAK
     Service Officer Award Program, and the Senior Citizen Award Ceremony. If your schedule
     limits attendance to only one day, the registration fee is $55. The deadline for registration is               2:30 – 3:45 PM                    SESSIONS O, P, Q
     Friday, September 14, 2007. A late fee of $10 will be assessed for any registration forms
     received after the cutoff date.
                                                                                                                    SESSION O: Methamphetamine Awareness & Interdiction / Disposal
Law Enforcement - Bring your Senior or TRIAD Volunteers!                                                              Initially a west-coast problem, methamphetamine production is an ever present and growing problem throughout Illinois.
                                                                                                                      This session will provide an awareness of the scale of the problem, indicators of meth production in your area, indicators
     Senior or TRIAD volunteers who accompany you to the conference register at half price! For                       of meth production laboratories and the illegal dumping of those facilities. As the production methods results in extensive
     only $55, your volunteer(s) can be rewarded and re-energized by networking and learning                          physical and bio-hazardous materials being generated, information on clean-up teams is included in this presentation.
     the latest information about crimes targeted at their age group and prevention methods to                        Speaker: Special Agent Jamal Singleton, Methamphetamine Response Team, Illinois State Police
     spread throughout your community.
                                                                                                                    SESSION P:            See for Yourself /Making Safe Driving Choices
                                                                                                                      New state traffic laws and the importance of making safe driving decisions will be discussed. Illinois State Police will
         With Assistance provided by:                                                                                 demonstrate the importance of occupant restraint devices. You will see for yourself what happens when a person doesn’t
                                                                                                                      take the time to buckle up or secure a child in a car seat. Two life-size dummies, an adult and child will be placed in a
                                                                                                                      truck cab unbelted and a 15-MPH rollover crash will be simulated. A powerful visual demonstration!
            • Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police    • National Association of TRIADS, Inc.
                                                                                                                      Speaker: Trooper Angie Kinstner, Safety Education Officer, Illinois State Police, District #21
            • Illinois Attorney General’s Office               • State’s Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor’s Office

          • Illinois Department on Aging                           • Elderly Service Officer Association, Inc.       SESSION Q:             Seniors at Risk: Chicago PD Intervention Programs
       • Illinois Sheriff’s Association                                 • Law Enforcement Foundation of Illinois      The Chicago Police Department has produced several training videos for First Responders in Chicago that address
                                                                                                                      the growing senior citizen population. This session will review those videos and provide you with recommendations
                   • Illinois State Police                             • Chicago Police Department
                                                                                                                      on how to incorporate this information into your agency. The first video is “Senior at Risk” identifying senior citizens
                                                                   • Cook County Sheriff’s Office                      at risk, and department procedures. The next video is a scenario of officers responding to self-neglect in a non-life
         • Kankakee County Sheriff’s Police
                                                                                                                      threatening situation. The third video is a scenario addressing a self-neglect situation in a life threatening situation.
                     • Will County Sheriff’s Police           • Department of Justice: Office of Victims of Crime,     A fourth video is a scenario on a court order from a judge to have the senior citizen removed from the premises for
                                                          Training and Technical Assistance Center                    possible evaluation and/or treatment. Time permitting, bonus videos will be shown on extreme weather and the senior
• Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board                                                               citizen emergency bracelet program
                                                          • AARP                                                      Speaker: Lt. Jeff Hoffman, Chicago PD

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                                                                                                                    3:45 – 4:00 PM                    CLOSING CEREMONIES / DOOR PRIZES
10:15 - 11:30                        SESSIONS I, J, K
                                                                                                                                                           Thursday, September 27, 2007
SESSION I:              Project Lifesaver / Community Hospices of America
     Project Lifesaver of Knox County is a non-profit, grass roots organization working to provide persons in Knox County            8:00 – 10:00 AM                   REGISTRATION
     with the newest state of the art technology to provide safe return in case a person wanders away from their caregiver.
     This technology involves a transmitter worn on a bracelet with a global positioning system (GPS) which will enable the
     search and rescue personnel to locate that individual within an average of 30 minutes. Caregivers, law enforcement and         8:00 – 9:30 AM                    CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
     individuals with autism, downs syndrome or various states of dementia could benefit greatly from this presentation.

                                                                                                                                    9:00 – 9:30 AM                    WELCOME
     Community Hospices of America will present a short presentation on how family members and the terminally ill can
     choose to deal with the “end of life.”
     Speaker: Mrs. Becky Condreay, President, Project Lifesaver of Knox County & Community Hospices of America                        Capt. John Jesernik, Illinois State TRIAD Chairman
                                                                                                                                      Mr. Edward Hutchison, National Association of TRIADS

SESSION J:              Senior Health Insurance Program (S.H.I.P.): The
                        “Best Choice” is an educated choice!                                                                        9:30– 11:00 AM      SESSION A (GENERAL SESSION): Cons, Scams
                                                                                                                                       and High Tech Crime Investigations Targeting Seniors
     S.H.I.P. is a free counseling service provided by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation,
     Division of Insurance. S.H.I.P. does not sell or solicit insurance and is not an insurance plan. Rather, this program trains     Are you tired of being targeted by unscrupulous users of the internet? Not sure how to tell if an offer is legitimate or a
     counselors who assist seniors with selecting the “best” insurance programs that fit the individual’s needs. A general             fraud? Utilizing a multimedia presentation and a live Internet connection, this seminar will demonstrate different scams
     overview of Medicare Part D enrollment and Medicare managed programs will be conducted also. This seminar will                   and frauds affecting seniors who are using computers and the Internet. Law enforcement officers will receive a basic
     introduce you to the network of counselors and the benefits of their services from across the state.                              overview on locating and documenting evidence involved with high tech crimes as they learn how to identify potential
                                                                                                                                      scams and to recognize many of the current trends being utilized by the con artists.
     Speakers: Bryan Padgett, Outreach Coordinator, S.H.I.P., Illinois Division
     Theresa Lukow, Senior Advantage Coordinator & Kankakee County S.H.I.P, Riverside Medical Center                                  Speaker: Mr. Hale Guyer, Suburban Law Enforcement Academy, College of DuPage


SESSION K:               Overview of Parking Program for Persons with                                                               11:10 AM – 12:00 PM - POSTING OF THE COLORS
                         Disabilities
                                                                                                                                      The Olivet Nazarene University ROTC Honor Guard
     This session will provide an overview of the persons with disabilities parking program. Items covered will include the
     proper use, display and authorizations of placards issued by the Secretary of State’s office, disability plates – how to
     obtain and who is authorized to use; fraud and abuse of placards and plates and how to report offenders; enforcement
     of the program from an officer’s perspective, and how to verify the placard and legitimate use of these privileges.               (Ms. Lisa Madigan, Illinois Attorney General has been invited to make the presentations.)
                                                                                                                                      Special Presentation: National Association of TRIADS, Inc.
     Speaker: Bill Bogdan, Disabilities Liaison, Illinois Secretary of State’s Office


11:30 -11:40 AM                      BREAK                                                                                          12:00 – 1:15 PM                   LUNCH
11:40 AM – 1:00 PM LUNCH                                                                                                              Speaker: Hon. Larry Trent, Director of the Illinois State Police
                                                                                                                                      “The Illinois State Police and Senior Initiatives”
     Special Guest Speaker: Chief Larry Brunson, Illinois Association of Chief’s of Police

1:00 – 2:15 PM                       SESSIONS L, M, N                                                                               1:30 – 2:45 PM                    SESSIONS B, C, D

SESSION L:               Kane County Elder Fatality Review Team                                                                     SESSION B:            Legal Updates: Illinois Criminal Law as it Relates to
       This seminar will focus on a variety of topics targeted to help law officials have a better understanding of dementia                               the Elderly.
       and Alzheimer’s disease. Helpful issues including Alzheimer’s disease statistics, dementia and driving, gun safety,
       trauma and dementia, wandering, search and rescue, the art of communication and the Safe Return Program will be                This presentation will cover recent legislation and case law dealing with offenses against the elderly. It will include
       explored. This program is appropriate for all “gate keepers” in our community wishing to learn more about supporting           information from the perspective of prosecutors, law enforcement, and the press.
       and assisting someone with Alzheimer’s disease.                                                                                Speaker: Don Hays, Senior Staff Counsel, Office of the State’s Attorney’s Appellate Prosecutor.
       Speakers: Melanie Adams, Senior Program Manager, Alzheimer’s Association
       Fran Hankin, Director, Community Education & Family Services, Alzheimer’s Association
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SESSION C:               Safety Training and Resource (STAR) Program                                                             SESSION G:             The Interrelationships of Self Neglect and Elder
     The Safety Training and Resource (STAR) Initiative is an innovative, citizen-led program designed to assist local                                  Abuse / Exploitation: At Risk Seniors in Our
     law enforcement agencies and emergency responders by collecting and disseminating local private sector resource                                    Communities
     information for community preparedness. This presentation will teach TRIAD members how to establish a successful
     STAR program in their community as they partner with first responders and take proactive measures toward community              A panel will discuss some of the issues that face our communities when trying to assess and intervene with seniors who
     preparedness.                                                                                                                  are at risk of harm related to their own self-neglecting behaviors. The vulnerability of the self-neglecting senior may
     Speakers: John Matthews, Executive Director, Community Safety Institute                                                        also increase their risk of elder abuse and exploitation by other people. In 2006, the Elder Abuse and Neglect Act was
     Ed Hutchison, Director, National Association of TRIADS, Inc.                                                                   amended to include provisions for self-neglecting seniors. The limitations and impact of this act will be discussed.
                                                                                                                                    Speakers: Marshall Hayes, M.S., Executive Director, Elder Care Services of DeKalb County, IL
SESSION D:               Starting a Rural TRIAD / R.U.OK: Knox County                                                               Ranelle Eigisti, M.S. RN, Protective Services Supervisor,
                                                                                                                                    Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet, Kankakee, IL
                         Yellow Dot Program: Will County                                                                            Lucinda LaPierre. B.S.W., Self Neglect Case Manager,
                                                                                                                                    Catholic Charities, Kankakee, IL
     This workshop will provide information on how to set up a rural TRIAD and will cover many of the programs implemented          Rene’ Riegle, B.S., Elder Abuse Primary Caseworker, Catholic Charities, Kankakee, IL
     in Knox County. Like most counties in Illinois, Knox County is predominately an agricultural based community. This
     led to several creative programs including the R.U.OK health and welfare telephone monitoring service.
     The Yellow Dot Program is similar to the File of Life where-in pertinent medical information is kept readily available in   4:15 – 4:30 PM                     BREAK
     a residence for emergency responders. Learn how the Will County Sheriff’s Office has expanded this program to your
     personal vehicle.                                                                                                           4:30 – 5:30 PM                     SENIOR AWARDS CEREMONY
     Speakers: Deputy Tom Morse, Knox County Sheriff’s Dept.
                                                                                                                                    Master of Ceremonies: Mrs. Katie Walsh, Cook County Sheriff’s Office
     Director Barry Bonazzi, Will County Sheriff’s Dept.
                                                                                                                                    (Light refreshments to follow.)

2:45 – 3:00 PM                      BREAK                                                                                        5:30 – 7:00 PM                     DINNER ON YOUR OWN
3:00 – 4:15 PM                      SESSIONS E, F, G                                                                             6:30 – 8:30 PM                     DESSERT RECEPTION
SESSION E:              Pilot program: Criminal History Checks for Nursing                                                          Entertainment by the Vintage Vocals performing as The Andrews Sisters

                        Home Employees and Residents
     The results of a pilot program requiring background checks for nursing home residents and the pilot program for criminal
     history checks for nursing home employees will be the focus for this presentation. New initiatives to protect seniors in                                Friday, September 28, 2007
     these facilities will also be introduced.
     Speakers: Ms. Cara Smith, Deputy Chief of Staff - Policy and Communications for the Illinois Attorney General’s Office       7:30 – 8:30 AM                     CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
     Mr. Marcel Reid, Illinois State Police Bureau of Identification Executive Officer


SESSION F:              Awareness of Special Needs of the Elderly: A fast                                                        7:45 - 10:00 AM                    REGISTRATION / INFORMATION DESK
                        track to aging.
                                                                                                                                 8:00 – 10:00 AM                    SESSION H (GENERAL SESSION):
     Participants will have a heightened awareness of the needs of the aging population. Experience hands on what it is
     like to be a senior through exercises that simulate different degrees of hearing loss, loss of manual dexterity and what
     it’s like to have vision loss due to various eye diseases. Participants will have a heightened awareness of the needs
     of the aging population. This session is a mini-version of the FVCC sponsored statewide “Train the Trainer, Sensitivity        Until his recent retirement from the Federal Bureau of Investigations, when the phone rang in the FBI’s Behavioral
     Training.”                                                                                                                     Analysis Unit, it was a safe bet that the caller on the other end had a grim story to tell. Investigators from all over the
     Speaker: Joyce DeRenzy, Director for Senior Services at the Center for Prevention of Abuse                                     world dialed up the small, highly trained cadre of agents in Quantico, VA – known informally as profilers - for help and
                                                                                                                                    advice when leads in their criminal cases turned cold or frayed into infinite and troubling possibilities. SA Saferik’s
                                                                                                                                    expertise is in the area of offenders who target senior, female victims. He spent 10 years researching cases of elderly
                                                                                                                                    women who were raped and murdered. Through his empirical study of 128 cases in 30 states over a 24-year period
                                                                                                                                    and at least 100 other homicides, a picture emerged of potential offenders. This presentation will disclose those findings
                                                                                                                                    as well as provide an insight into the average age of the offender and their victims.
                                                                                                                                    Speaker: Mark Saferik, Special Agent (ret), Federal Bureau of Investigation

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              Midwest Regional TRIAD Conference & 11th Annual Illinois TRIAD Conference                                                                      Midwest Regional TRIAD Conference & 11th Annual Illinois TRIAD Conference
                                              (Sponsored by the Illinois State TRIAD)                                                                                                        (Sponsored by the Illinois State TRIAD)
                                      September 27 & 28, 2007 - Quality Inn & Suites, Bradley, IL                                                                                    September 27 & 28, 2007 - Quality Inn & Suites, Bradley, IL
                                                                  REGISTRATION                                                                                                                                   REGISTRATION
                                                  (Please photocopy for multiple registrations)                                                                                                  (Please photocopy for multiple registrations)
Name: _________________________________________________________________ Title: ___________________                                             Name: _________________________________________________________________ Title: ___________________
Agency/Affiliation_________________________________________________________________________________                                             Agency/Affiliation_________________________________________________________________________________
Address: ______________________________________ Telephone ________________________________________                                             Address: ______________________________________ Telephone ________________________________________
City ____________________________________________________ State ________ Zip Code __________________                                           City ____________________________________________________ State ________ Zip Code __________________
   I will bring a Senior Citizen Volunteer from my department (Fill out a separate REGISTRATION form)                                             I will bring a Senior Citizen Volunteer from my department (Fill out a separate REGISTRATION form)
   I will bring material about our TRIAD/crime prevention activities to share in the exhibit area.                                                I will bring material about our TRIAD/crime prevention activities to share in the exhibit area.
Indicate which sessions and events you will attend:                                                                                            Indicate which sessions and events you will attend:
DAY ONE - September 27, 2007                                                                                                                   DAY ONE - September 27, 2007
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Welcome                                                                                                                     9:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Welcome
     9:30 - 11:00 a.m.     1:30 - 2:45 p.m.         3:00 - 4:15 p.m.                                 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.                               9:30 - 11:00 a.m.     1:30 - 2:45 p.m.         3:00 - 4:15 p.m.                                 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
             Session A            Session B               Session E                                    Senior Awards Ceremony                               Session A            Session B               Session E                                    Senior Awards Ceremony
                                  Session C               Session F                                          _____ # attending                                                   Session C               Session F                                          _____ # attending
                                  Session D               Session G                                  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.                                                            Session D               Session G                                  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
                                                                                                       Dessert Reception & Entertainment                                                                                                              Dessert Reception & Entertainment
DAY TWO - September 28, 2007                                                                                                                   DAY TWO - September 28, 2007
   8:00 - 10:00 a.m.     10:15 - 11:30 a.m.                            1:00 - 2:15 p.m.            2:30 - 3:45 p.m.     3:45 Closing              8:00 - 10:00 a.m.     10:15 - 11:30 a.m.                            1:00 - 2:15 p.m.            2:30 - 3:45 p.m.     3:45 Closing
       Session H              Session I                                   Session L                    Session O             Ceremonies               Session H              Session I                                   Session L                    Session O             Ceremonies
                              Session J                                   Session M                    Session P                                                             Session J                                   Session M                    Session P
                              Session K                                   Session N                    Session Q                                                             Session K                                   Session N                    Session Q
Lunch, September 27                                                               Lunch, September 28                                          Lunch, September 27                                                               Lunch, September 28
      Soup de jour, vegetable lasagna, and dessert                                  Soup de jour, Mediterranean stuffed chicken, and dessert         Soup de jour, vegetable lasagna, and dessert                                  Soup de jour, Mediterranean stuffed chicken, and dessert
      Soup de jour, broiled chicken, and dessert                                    Soup de jour, pork marsala, and dessert                          Soup de jour, broiled chicken, and dessert                                    Soup de jour, pork marsala, and dessert
Registration Fees: (Complete One)                                                                                                              Registration Fees: (Complete One)
Full Conference ............................................................. $110        $   ______________                                   Full Conference ............................................................. $110        $   ______________
One Day Only................................................................. $55         $   ______________                                   One Day Only................................................................. $55         $   ______________
Full Conference after September 15, 2006. ..................$120                          $   ______________                                   Full Conference after September 15, 2006. ..................$120                          $   ______________
Senior or TRIAD Volunteer ............................................ $55                $   ______________                                   Senior or TRIAD Volunteer ............................................ $55                $   ______________
(ESO Awards Luncheon Only) ...................................... $20                     $   ______________                                   (ESO Awards Luncheon Only) ...................................... $20                     $   ______________
Senior Award Winner Conference Fee.......................... $30                          $   ______________                                   Senior Award Winner Conference Fee.......................... $30                          $   ______________
                                                                                  TOTAL   $   ______________                                                                                                                     TOTAL   $   ______________
Name of law enforcement participant registered for conference _____________________________________________                                    Name of law enforcement participant registered for conference _____________________________________________
Check or money order should be made payable to the Law Enforcement Foundation of Illinois (FEIN # 37-1107252)                                  Check or money order should be made payable to the Law Enforcement Foundation of Illinois (FEIN # 37-1107252)
Please fax this form to 217-524-9644 or mail it no later than September 14, 2007, to:                                                          Please fax this form to 217-524-9644 or mail it no later than September 14, 2007, to:
                                                    Illinois State TRIAD                                                                                                                           Illinois State TRIAD
                                                         P.O. Box 7198                                                                                                                                  P.O. Box 7198
                                                 Springfield, IL 62791-7198                                                                                                                      Springfield, IL 62791-7198
No refunds will be made after the September 15, 2007 deadline. Cancellations must be made in writing.                                          No refunds will be made after the September 15, 2007 deadline. Cancellations must be made in writing.
Those made prior to the deadline will be refunded less a $10.00 administrative fee. For more information about the                             Those made prior to the deadline will be refunded less a $10.00 administrative fee. For more information about the
conference or registration, call 217-524-1564.                                                                                                 conference or registration, call 217-524-1564.
Hotel Reservations: Please contact the Quality Inn & Suites, Bradley directly at 815-939-3501 to make your hotel                               Hotel Reservations: Please contact the Quality Inn & Suites, Bradley directly at 815-939-3501 to make your hotel
reservations. A nightly rate of $72.16, which includes all fees and taxes, has been negotiated. You must mention                               reservations. A nightly rate of $72.16, which includes all fees and taxes, has been negotiated. You must mention
you are attending the Illinois TRIAD Conference to get this rate.                                                                              you are attending the Illinois TRIAD Conference to get this rate.

                    CUT OFF DATE FOR HOTEL RESERVATIONS IS SEPTEMBER 15, 2007.                                                                                     CUT OFF DATE FOR HOTEL RESERVATIONS IS SEPTEMBER 15, 2007.

				
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