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 →
The NYC Elder Abuse Center is commited to improving how professionals, organizations, and systems respond to the needs of older victims of abuse, neglect and exploitation.
Through collaborations with our partners, NYCEAC is able to employ the collective wisdom and experience of many experts working in various capacities within the field of elder justice. Our partners, listed in the Steering Committee section of this website, are dedicated individuals from non-profit organizations and government agencies across New York City, all working diligently to prevent and respond to elder abuse.
As evidenced by their biographies and descriptions of their organizations, NYCEAC’s partners cover a wide range of educational backgrounds, professional expertise, and service interests. We are thankful for their hard work, commitment, and contributions to NYCEAC and to the field of elder justice and we are proud to feature and promote their excellent service.
Learn About NYCEAC’s Partners
Learn about NYCEAC’s impressive partners* through viewing these two directories – Partner Bios and Partner Organizations – or by using the Systems Categories Menu on the left, which organizes our partners by their systems within which their organizations affiliate. Categories include:
- Adult Protective Services
- Aging Services
- Criminal Justice
- Cultural Resources
- Dementia Services
- Elder Abuse Network
- Heath Care
- Legal Services
- Mental Health
- Partner Bios
- Partner Organizations
* NYCEAC has additional partners not yet represented in this directory. For a list of all of our partners, please see NYCEAC’s Steering Committee.