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...]

Man Accused of Sexual Elder Abuse Waives Hearings

Man Charges on Three Counts of Sexual Elder Abuse at Nursing Home Waives Hearings A man who was arrested on three counts of sexual elder abuse in August waived his preliminary hearings on Thursday, October 17th. When he goes to court on November 7th for arraignment, it will be for all three of the sexual elder abuse charges. Antonio Nieto, 41, was accused of sexually assaulting three victims at … [Read more...]