Senior Fraud Prevention Workshop Hosted By Ventura County Community Development Corporation & Ventura County Credit Union

Ventura County Community Development Corporation (VCCDC) and Ventura County Credit Union are partnering to bring the community a Senior Fraud Prevention workshop. The information from this workshop will help seniors and their families learn about the top scams affecting seniors and what to do to prevent them. There will be a demonstration on a common type of fraud called “check washing” as well as helpful resources to prevent scams and to report scams. The workshop will be held Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 at 9:30am in English and 11:00am in Spanish at the VCCDC Home Ownership Center located at 2231 Sturgis Road, Suite A in Oxnard, CA. There is no cost to attend the workshop and it is open to the public.

To reserve a seat for the workshop please call VCCDC at (805) 273-7800 or email

The VCCDC Home Ownership Center is a one-stop-shop where a full circle of services and resources is available to prospective home buyers and homeowners, including: HUD approved pre-purchase education and counseling, post-home purchase workshops, realty, and lending services that include down payment assistance programs and more. VCCDC is a certified Community Financial Development Institution and the only nonprofit organization in Ventura County offering affordable loan products and down payment assistance for first-time homebuyers. Since it was founded in 2001 as a local non-profit organization, VCCDC has worked to increase homeownership and economic stability in underserved communities of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties. VCCDC accomplishes its work in partnership with other community organizations, and is financially supported by private and public funds. Visit us at and

Ventura County Credit Union was chartered in 1950. It is the largest and oldest credit union headquartered in Ventura County, with seven offices, nearly 70,000 members and $700 million in total assets. It offers a complete line of loans, federally insured savings, 24-hour electronic access services and more. Call 1-800-339-0496 or visit for more information.