EJI Webinars

EJI Webinars

Federal Webinars
You're fighting elder abuse on the front lines. We've got your back.

The Department of Justice provides training on elder abuse and financial exploitation

Upcoming Webinars

Fill in the Blanks: A Webinar for Elder Abuse Case Review MDTs at Any Stage of Development


April 24, 2017

A conversation with elder abuse MDT coordinators who have made it happen; Allison Granata, LMSW, Lifespan of Greater Rochester, Inc., Kelly Burnett, Deputy Attorney, City of Richmond, VA, and Talitha Guinn-Shaver, EJI MDT Technical Advisor about real problems and how to make an elder abuse case review MDT work.

Fill in the blanks – identify the challenges facing your MDT and move forward to find success. We will discuss diverse MDT models, common barriers, give tips for advancing your project, and answer YOUR questions.

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Elder Justice Initiative

Helping Law Enforcement Respond to Elder Abuse Quickly

March 8, 2017

Yolanda Campbell, Trial Attorney at DOJ Elder Justice Initiative, and Randy Thomas, law enforcement consultant and trainer, will highlight training materials and resources for state and local law enforcement officers, including:

  • Elder Abuse Sample Protocols and State Statutes
  • Training on Investigating Elder Abuse
  • Reporting Obligations

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Runtime :55:33 

Elder Justice Initiative

Introducing the Elder Justice Initiative Victim Specialist Resource Page

February 27th, 2017

Maria Shumar, DOJ Elder Justice Initiative Victim Specialist Consultant, and Keeley Frank, National Center for Victims of Crime, highlight how victim service providers can benefit from using the victim specialist webpage to assist older victims, including:  

  • Crime victim resources, hotlines, and links to training on elder abuse 
  • Victims' Rights Guidelines and reporting obligations
  • 'Ready to use' PowerPoint presentations with speaking guides for community outreach training
  • Webinars on what federal agencies are doing to help older victims

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Runtime :51:04 

Elder Justice Initiative

Elder Justice Prosecution Resources   

Elder Justice Initiative

Introduction to the Elder Justice Website      

Department of Homeland Security

Financial Crimes: Prevention and Protection

United States Postal Inspection Service

Senior Victims of Financial Fraud

U.S. Attorney's Office

Working with Elderly Victims