Family gatherings are more commonplace in December, and older adults without families can experience more acute social isolation. Since isolation is both a risk factor for and a consequence of elder abuse, we decided to ask you - our social media followers and colleagues - to commit to speaking with an older adult in December. Our hope was that, by sharing this campaign, we could support older adults and contribute towards the prevention of elder abuse during the 2017 holiday season. More →
Upcoming MDT meeting: Wednesday, March 23rd.
250 Livingston Street – APS Office, 3rd Floor Conference Room – Brooklyn
1) Welcome and introductions
a. South Beach Psychiatric (follow- up case)
b. APS, KCDA (follow-up case)
c. APS, Catholic Charities, KCDA (follow- up case)
d. KCDA new case
3) Brief discussions
a. Screening for elder abuse – April 13th meeting
b. Mental health and elder abuse subcommittee – March 30th at 10:30 AM
c. NYCEAC website
4) Next meeting: April 13th.