This blog spotlights Leanne Miller, an elder justice advocate and Ageless Alliance volunteer who was touched by elder abuse when her mother who has dementia was financially exploited by a family member. Leanne worked diligently to expose and end the abuse her mother faced as well as pursue justice through prosecution. After living through this incredibly traumatic and painful experience, she developed a passion for raising awareness of elder abuse and using her story to help others. More →
Welcome to the NYCEAC Events Page! Listed immediately below are upcoming elder justice and aging events accessible to those in the New York City area. Events include webinars, trainings, symposiums and more. These events can also be browsed using the events calendar, located on the left sidebar on every page of the site. To submit an event, please click here.
Events Outside the New York City Area
Listed below are events for the elder justice community scheduled to take place outside of the New York City Area. These events are not listed on the sidebar calendar.
The 26th Annual National Adult Protective Services Association (NAPSA) Conference will take place September 29 – October 1, 2015 in Orlando, FL. The 6th Annual Summit on Elder Financial Exploitation will also take place in conjunction with the conference on October 2, 2015. For more information about the conference, click here.
For additional information regarding upcoming events related to elder abuse, neglect and exploitation prevention around the county, visit the National Center on Elder Abuse’s (NCEA) Calendar of Events.