Banks in Maine Help Stop Financial Elder Abuse

New Program in Maine Will Help Prevent or Stop Financial Elder Abuse On Monday, February 10th, banks and credit unions in the state of Maine announced that they would collaborate to create a program that should help stop or prevent financial elder abuse. Senior$afe is, according to the Maine Council for Elder Abuse Prevention, the first of its kind in the country. The program will train bank … [Read more...]

NYC Program Trains Doormen to Help Prevent Elder Abuse

To Help Prevent Elder Abuse, Outreach Program Trains Doormen in NYC to Recognize Warning Signs A new program is enlisting and training doormen to keep an eye on elderly residents, and help prevent and report elder abuse. The program, developed by Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse and Prevention at the Hebrew Home in Riverdale, offers onsite training for and assistance to … [Read more...]