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  • The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – September 2019
    Welcome to the NYC Elder Abuse Center’s (NYCEAC) news and resource roundup blog, The Field Guide. We’ve selected and analyzed pertinent articles and resources relevant to elder justice professionals from late July to early September 2019. If you would like to share a news item or resource with us, please contact us at info@nyceac.com or via our Twitter, Facebook, […]
  • Blockbuster Elder Justice Blogs: July 2018-June 2019
    We are delighted to announce the seventh anniversary of NYCEAC’s Elder Justice Dispatch Blog! As part of our annual tradition, we provide a summary of some of our “most read”  blogs from the past year and provide links to them for further reading. This year’s anniversary edition features six blogs from July 2018 through June 2019 covering a wide range […]
  • 2019 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Resource Roundup
    Welcome to our 2019 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) resource roundup, featuring some excellent elder justice and elder abuse resources and WEAAD events. Every year on June 15, WEAAD is dedicated to raising awareness about the millions of older adults who experience elder abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation in the United States and around […]
  • The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – July 2019
    Welcome to the NYC Elder Abuse Center’s (NYCEAC) news and resource roundup blog, The Field Guide. We’ve selected and analyzed pertinent articles and resources relevant to elder justice professionals from June 2019 to July 2019. The post The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – July 2019 appeared first on NYCEAC.
  • “Elder Justice Writ Large”: A Q&A with author Lisa Nerenberg
    As World Elder Abuse Awareness Day approaches on June 15, our thoughts continue to turn to how we can move the conversation around aging and justice forward in new and innovative ways. Lisa Nerenberg, Executive Director of the California Elder Justice Coalition (CEJC), has been part of that critical conversation for decades. For this blog, […]
  • The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – May 2019
    Welcome to the NYC Elder Abuse Center’s (NYCEAC) news and resource roundup blog, The Field Guide. We’ve selected and analyzed pertinent articles and resources relevant to elder justice professionals from March to May 2019. The post The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – May 2019 appeared first on NYCEAC.
  • Learnings from the “Soft Launch” of the Elder Abuse Helpline for Concerned Persons
    In September 2017, the New York City Elder Abuse Center launched a pilot program designed to meet the complex and often unrecognized needs of the non-abusing family members, friends and neighbors in the lives of elder mistreatment victims. Called the Helpline for Concerned Persons, this service represented the first-known attempt to address the emotional stress […]
  • The Power of Elder Justice Volunteerism
    April is National Volunteer Month and NYCEAC honors volunteers working for elder justice in elder abuse prevention and response programs across the country.Elder justice programs with volunteer components help to significantly impact efforts to counter ageism, promote social integration, and transform lives. Volunteer programs prevent elder abuse by reducing social isolation which is a well-known […]
  • Karen Webber: Elder Justice Entrepreneur Uses Forensic Accounting to Combat Financial Exploitation
    Financial exploitation cases are just as deadly as other forms of elder abuse, even if the full scope of harm is unreported and often invisible. Few people know that better than Karen Webber of Webber CPA, PLLC, one of the nation’s leading forensic accountants in the elder justice field. The post Karen Webber: Elder Justice […]
  • The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – February 2019
    Welcome to the NYC Elder Abuse Center’s (NYCEAC) news and resource roundup blog, The Field Guide. We’ve selected and analyzed pertinent articles and resources relevant to elder justice professionals from November 2018 to February 2019. The post The Field Guide: News and Resources for Elder Justice Professionals – February 2019 appeared first on NYCEAC.
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  • Emergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020
    Article Publication Date: 7/1/2020 Article Author:  Senate Committee on Finance Topics:  Long Term Services and Supports; Medicaid Types/Tools:  Policy alerts, briefs, letters & papers Populations:  Advocates; Aging/Older Adults; Caregivers; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Direct Care Workforce; Physical Disabilities Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  States:  All States/Territories This week, the Senate Finance Committee released the language and summaries of legislation to help […]
  • The Elder Justice Act: Background and Issues for Congress
    Article Publication Date: 6/15/2020 Article Author:  Colello, Kirsten. Topics:  Types/Tools:  Reports Populations:  Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  Affordable Care Act (ACA); Older Americans Act (OAA) States:  All States/Territories The Congressional Research Service has published an updated report on The Elder Justice Act. The report provides background on the legislation, breaks down the provisions in the Act, lays […]
  • Rural and Tribal Elder Justice Resource Guide
    Article Publication Date: 11/14/2018 Topics:  Types/Tools:  Proposals Populations:  Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  N/A States:  All States/Territories This guide was created in conjunction with the Rural and Tribal Elder Justice Summit. The goal of the summit was to enhance the ability of elder justice professionals to respond to the unique needs of older adults residing in rural […]
  • Elder Justice Compendium
    Article Publication Date: 10/25/2018 Topics:  Types/Tools:  Compendia; Links / Websites Populations:  Advocates; Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  Older Americans Act (OAA) States:  All States/Territories The Elder Justice Compendium is a resource hub for civil legal aid attorneys and advocates working with older adults. The Compendium provides an overview of existing resources that are available to attorneys who […]
  • Elder Justice Policy Highlights Report: February - August 2018
    Article Publication Date: 9/1/2018 Topics:  Types/Tools:  Policy alerts, briefs, letters & papers; Reports Populations:  Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  N/A States:  All States/Territories This report highlights elder justice legislation from February to August 2018. The legislation referenced in the report was elicited using NCEA's Listserv as well as independent websites. This particular edition compiles updates from twenty-one […]
  • State of the States in Aging and Disability: 2017 Survey of State Agencies
    Article Publication Date: 8/30/2017 Article Author:  Terzaghi, Damon; Mosey, Adam Topics:  Long Term Services and Supports; Medicaid Waivers; Quality Types/Tools:  Surveys; Data; NASUAD Survey Report; Reports Populations:  Aging/Older Adults; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities; Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness Sources:  ADvancing States Programs/Initiatives:  Medicaid Managed Long Term Care; Older Americans Act (OAA) States:  Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; […]
  • Elder Justice: A John A. Hartford Foundation Change AGEnts Issue Brief
    Article Publication Date: 2/24/2016 Article Author:  John A. Hartford Foundation Topics:  Types/Tools:  Policy alerts, briefs, letters & papers Populations:  Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  N/A States:  N/A The John A. Hartford Foundation recently released Elder Justice: A John A. Hartford Foundation Change AGEnts Issue Brief. A startling statistic shows, "that at least 2 million older adults (one […]
  • 2015 White House Conference on Aging Final Report
    Article Publication Date: 12/29/2015 Topics:  Types/Tools:  Reports Populations:  Aging/Older Adults Sources:  Programs/Initiatives:  Affordable Care Act (ACA); Information and Referral; Medicaid Managed Long Term Care; Money Follows the Person; Older Americans Act (OAA); Olmstead; Ombudsman; Person Centered Planning; Respite States:  All States/Territories The White House released the final report from the White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA). […]