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The National Center on Elder Abuse offers many ways for people to connect with us and stay abreast of the latest resources and activities in the elder justice field.

Join the NCEA Listserv

The NCEA Listserv is exclusively for elder justice professionals. Students may apply and be accepted if they meet the listserv criteria. Subscribers can receive, send, and/or retrieve messages on it. The listserv provides a forum for professionals working in the area of elder mistreatment to share and solicit information to improve prevention and response efforts in relation to elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Click here for subscription and eligibility information.

Subscribe to our NCEA e-Newsletter

The NCEA e-Newsletter is disseminated quarterly and includes information on new research, noteworthy news pieces, best practices, policy matters, educational resources and training opportunities. The e-Newsletter is open to anyone interested in elder abuse issues.

Subscribe to the NCEA E-Newsletter by sending us an email.

Follow Us on Social Media

The NCEA uses various social media websites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for educational and public outreach endeavors.

Good mental health for older adults is an important part of good overall health.

Tune into today's National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day event in DC, hosted by Administration for Community Living, SAMHSA, and the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging.

National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day 2019
May 20, 2019 1PM - 3:30PM EST
Event and live stream information:
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6 days ago

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Save the Date!

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (#WEAAD) is June 15th!

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (#WEAAD) 2019 Webinar
Friday, June 7th 9AM PST/ 12PM EST

Stronger Together: Elder Justice Tools for WEAAD and Beyond
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This webinar will showcase innovations highlighting all the latest in-demand tools created by organizations that are committed to providing consumer and professional education, and dedicated to the goal of justice for all.

We are especially pleased to have a very special guest, Dr. Elizabeth Podnieks the creator of WEAAD. Dr. Podnieks will discuss evaluating our present collective efforts so that we can assess where we are headed in the future. to discern our impact and inform our future work.

Presenting agencies:
- National Center on Elder Abuse
- Elder Justice Initiative at The United States Department of Justice
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
- Social Security Administration
- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
- Administration for Community Living
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3 weeks ago

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What an amazing new resource from The National LTC Ombudsman Resource Center!

📱The NORC app for Ombudsman Programs is now available!

In this app users can find consumer fact sheets, information on federal laws and regulations, resources on long-term care issues, materials related to the National Ombudsman Reporting System (NORS), and contact information for Ombudsman programs around the nation. The NORC website is filled with information and resources to support and inform LTCOPs across the country. The app provides key information from the NORC website in an easy to access format.NORC App for Ombudsman Programs Now Available!

This app was designed in collaboration with State Ombudsmen, program representatives, and stakeholder feedback to help Long-Term Care Ombudsman programs (LTCOPs) access key resources while working in the field.

In this app users can find consumer fact sheets, information on federal laws and regulations, resources on long-term care issues, materials related to the National Ombudsman Reporting System (NORS), and contact information for Ombudsman programs around the nation. The NORC website is filled with information and resources to support and inform LTCOPs across the country. The app provides key information from the NORC website in an easy to access format.

To download the app search, "LTC Ombudsman Resource Center" in the Apple or Google Play Store. If you have any questions, email ombudcenter@theconsumervoice.org.
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4 weeks ago

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Please join us for a World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (#WEAAD) webinar on June 5th with National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life - NCALL for an exclusive premiere of NCALL's draft video series, Lifting Up the Voices of Older Survivors.

Join us in honoring the lives & experiences of older survivors. Register here:
ta2ta.org/webinars/registration/weaad-2019-lifting-up-voices-of-older-survivors.htmlMake plans to join us and the National Center on Elder Abuse for a special WEAAD 2019 webinar. We'll offer a premiere showing of our draft video series, Lifting Up the Voices of Older Survivors, funded by Office for Victims of Crime, and explore how the WEAAD 2019 theme, Lifting Up Voices and other initiatives are raising awareness about older survivors throughout the country.

When? June 5, 2PM ET
Duration: 90 minutes
Register: ta2ta.org/webinars/registration/weaad-2019-lifting-up-voices-of-older-survivors.html
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4 weeks ago

National Center on Elder Abuse

How we talk about sexual violence matters.

Resist ageist assumptions that older adults do not experience sexual assault! Send the message that you believe and support survivors of all ages. #SAAMHow you talk about sexual violence matters. Resist ageist assumptions that older adults are not victims of sexual crimes. Send the message that you believe and support survivors of all ages. #SAAM
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#NCEAnow Twitter Chats

Every month, the NCEA, in collaboration with Ageless Alliance, hosts a live discussion on Twitter about an elder abuse/elder justice topic. These chats promote open discourse on topics related to elder abuse and elder justice and feature experts in the field as special guests. The chats take place every third Thursday of the month from 11:00am-12:00pm PST/2:00-3:00pm EST. If you are on Twitter and would like to participate, here’s how:

  • At the time of the chat, go to www.tweetchat.com
  • Search the hashtag #NCEAnow
  • Log in with your Twitter account. This will take you to the chat page where you can view incoming tweets and send your own tweets to add to the discussion
  • Highlights from previous #NCEAnow Twitter chats on Storifystorify_logo

Join or Follow the Elder Justice League

EJL is an international interdisciplinary and collaborative group of social media advocates that are invested in the issue of elder abuse. Click here to learn more.

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Special Thanks to Judith D. Tamkin

We are sincerely appreciative to Judith D. Tamkin for her gift to help establish the USC Center on Elder Mistreatment’s website. Her deep and personal commitment to eradicating elder abuse is helping to reshape our understanding of elder abuse and ultimately save innumerable older adults from abuse and neglect.