News & Events

agelessalliance- December 14, 2017

The University of Wyoming is looking for family-member volunteers to participate in a confidential survey and follow-up interview to identify risk and protective factors within families that could Increase or decrease the likelihood of family elder financial exploitation. For more...

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agelessalliance- December 14, 2017

During this holiday season, we wanted to send a special message of gratitude. Thank you for your support and joining with us...

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agelessalliance- December 7, 2017

During the holiday season, family gatherings are more commonplace and yet older adults can experience more acute social isolation. Isolation is both a risk factor and a consequence of elder abuse. Older adults who are isolated are......

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agelessalliance- November 15, 2017

The Federal Trade Commission is alerting consumers who lost money to scammers who told them to pay via Western Union’s money transfer system between January 1, 2004 and January 19, 2017, that they can now file a claim to get their money back...

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agelessalliance- October 30, 2017

Ageless Alliance, with support from the National Center on Elder Abuse, has launched a database to collect and share the stories of elder abuse, neglect and/or exploitation, not just from one person to the next, but as a united...

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agelessalliance- October 22, 2017

The House approved the Elder Abuse Prevention and Protection Act of 2017 by voice vote, sending it to President Trump’s desk for a final...

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agelessalliance- September 1, 2017

Eight local law enforcement agencies selected to receive law enforcement training on financial crimes against...

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agelessalliance- August 17, 2017

A recent study from USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology and Stanford University found that there are four unique profiles of abusers, demonstrating the need for different interventions depending on the types of...

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agelessalliance- August 2, 2017

The Elder Abuse Prevention and Protection Act of 2017, introduced by judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senator Richard Blumenthal passed by a...

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agelessalliance- August 1, 2017

"To achieve social change, we need to help the public understand the issue; if the public understands the issue, they will be more likely to support for the systemic solutions we need to end it. To build political...

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agelessalliance- May 15, 2017

Based on research, the FrameWorks Institute collaborated with the National Center on Elder Abuse and developed a united communication strategy on how best to discuss elder abuse to elicit change. This new tool allows...

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agelessalliance- March 2, 2017

On September 15-16, 2016, researchers, practitioners, and students from around the globe assembled in Los Angeles, California to...

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agelessalliance- February 10, 2017

Introduced by Sen. Grassley, S.178, Elder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act passed the Senate...

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agelessalliance- February 1, 2017

Erica Wood, JD, Assistant Director, American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging, analyzes the recent report published by the Government Accountability Office on guardianship and...

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agelessalliance- January 18, 2017

The American Society on Aging’s Winter 2016-17 issue of Generations presents policy plans and recommendations for the current...

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agelessalliance- September 16, 2016

Introduced by Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), this bill...

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agelessalliance- July 11, 2016

Independence Day gives us time to reflect on what a wonderful country we live in as we bask in the glow of fireworks and gasp in the flow of potato salad. It also provides us with an...

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agelessalliance- June 16, 2016

Find out how to determine true from false claims, and how to avoid financial exploitation...

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agelessalliance- June 16, 2016

This blog is about the power of imagination…how it helped bring us to where we are today, and how it will frame our vision for...

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agelessalliance- May 13, 2016

Each year criminals use the identities of 2.5 million deceased Americans to establish fraudulent credit accounts, according to data from ID...

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agelessalliance- May 4, 2016

Last week, the Elder Justice Coordinating Council (EJCC) held its spring meeting on Capitol Hill...As I listened to these dedicated, talented people presenting what they have learned and...

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agelessalliance- April 4, 2016

Watch out world – the Elder Justice League is here! The League raises awareness of elder abuse across social media platforms...

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agelessalliance- January 15, 2016

In a study of 1,600 seniors, the results of which were published Tuesday in the Archives of Internal Medicine, doctors found that people who...

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agelessalliance- July 23, 2015

New York City Elder Abuse Center interviews Leanne Miller, Ageless Alliance Social Media Manager and Volunteer, about how joining elder justice efforts has...

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agelessalliance- December 18, 2014

If Kerry Parker Burnight had her way, every aging adult would spend their last years wrapped in the kind of love and support that sustains 110-year-old Selma “Sally”...

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agelessalliance- June 14, 2014

Each year, the international community renews its commitment to addressing a human rights issue that too...

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agelessalliance- September 9, 2013

On October 11, 2012 the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Kathleen Sebelius held the inaugural meeting of the Elder Justice Coordinating Council. The Secretary was joined...

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agelessalliance- June 13, 2013

This week, UC Irvine gerontologist Kerry Burnight, director of the Elder Abuse Forensic Center, talks about the qualities that make some people happy in their older years,...

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agelessalliance- April 2, 2013

A Thriving Brand Leader inspires others to accomplish their goals by acting on their own. OLAA client Ageless Alliance obtains this quality and then...

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agelessalliance- March 18, 2013

We are excited to bring you our latest installment of the Elder Justice Podcast Series, featuring the advocacy work of...

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