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Promising Practices in Elder Abuse Detail

StateOhio
Program NameOutreach to Limited English Proficient (LEP) Victims of Elder Abuse
Program SummaryGoal was to raise awareness about elder abuse and how to access services. Trained LEP outreach staff, provided cultural competency training to APS and AAA staff, and translated elder abuse prevention/intervention materials to several languages.
Agencies and Organizations InvolvedAAA, APS, Community Refugee and Immigration Services, NCEA
Funding SourceNCEA
Funding Level$5,000 for one year
Program EstablishedApril 2005-April 2006
Websitewww.elderabusecenter.org
Materials AvailableCulture Handouts (Cambodia, Ethiopia, Hispanic, Laos, Russia, Somalia, Vietnam), APS Flyer and Letter (Amharic, English, Laos, Russian, Somali, Spanish, NCEA Webcast (available on NCEA website)
Program Contact NameSuad Sayed
Contact Phone Numberph. 614/840-9634, fax 614/235-6127
ContactEmail[email protected]

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