This blog discusses how a multi-talented designer, writer, and artist became a passionate elder abuse advocate. Nancy Oatts was kind enough to sit down with The NYC Elder Abuse Center’s (NYCEAC) Talitha Guinn for an interview about her personal experience encountering elder abuse, the surprising journey on which it led her, and hopes for a future where elder abuse is mitigated through the relationships that are built between neighbors. More →
The NYCEAC actively engages professionals and key decision makers in discussions about elder abuse and neglect to improve responses and policies to this complex problem. The NYCEAC initiated two special projects to achieve these goals: The Brooklyn Provider Network and The Leadership Education Project.