The Elder Justice Initiative is committed to strengthening awareness about elder abuse through education. The Get Involved, Get Safe community presentation series contains materials on all types of elder abuse for facilitators to use for educational purposes. Education and awareness are the first steps in helping to prevent elder abuse.
Resource files, speaking guides, and hand-outs
Stop Elder Financial Abuse
Stop Elder Abuse and Neglect
Abuse of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities (2012)
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Assisted Living Facilities
English | Chinese | Spanish
Additional Materials to Use in Elder Abuse Presentations
An Age for Justice: Confronting Elder Abuse in America
A documentary on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: Money Smart for Older Adults
A ready-to-use, comprehensive financial education module
By recognizing financial exploitation and scams, older Americans may avoid becoming victims
Senior Scam Alert
Read about some of the most common scams affecting older adults.
A financial education program
Pass it On!
Share what you know to help protect someone you know from a scam
Work with sheriffs to make your community safer
Senior Medicare Patrol
Volunteer to show Medicare and Medicaid recipients how to protect against, detect, and report fraud