The 2017 Oscar-nominated documentary Edith+Eddie tells the story of Edith Hill and Eddie Harrison, who marry in their mid-90s and become known online as "America’s oldest interracial couple". More than an inspiring love story, theirs also is a cautionary and heart-breaking tale about the state of elder justice and guardianship in the US as Hill's daughters battle over her care and the wishes of the couple to remain together. More →
Martha Pollack, LCSW, ACSW has worked in the field of geriatric social work for almost 30 years. She currently serves as the Queen District Director and Director of Elder Abuse Services for JASA since May 2011. Previously, she served as the Director of Social Services for United Jewish Council of the East Side from 2000 – 2011 while also working as a Senior Social Worker for Beth Israel Medical Center from 1996 – 2011. Ms. Pollack was an Adjunct Professor at the Touro School of Social Work from 2009 – 2011.