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Promising Practices in Elder Abuse Detail

StateOhio
Program NameBeacon Bulbs
Program SummaryEmergency light bulbs that fit into regular porch light sockets that can be activated to blink on and off by double-clicking the light switch. The lights alert emergency personnel or neighbors of violence and lead ambulances to the correct place.
Agencies and Organizations InvolvedAPS, County Job and Family Services, Emergency Personnel, Law Enforcement
Funding SourceUnited Way
Funding Level$2,500 one time grant
Program EstablishedEst. 2000, ongoing
WebsiteNone
Materials AvailableNone
Program Contact NamePatty Ciripompa
Contact Phone Numberph. 740/681-7288, fax 740/687-6810
ContactEmailciripp@odjfs.state.oh.us

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