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Promising Practices in Elder Abuse Detail

StateTexas
Program NameMobile Technology Initiative
Program SummaryNew technology for APS caseworkers that provides instant access to case histories and other resources while conducting investigations in the field. The handheld computer includes new risk assessment tool, Client Assessment and Risk Evaluation (CARE).
Agencies and Organizations InvolvedAPS, Department of Family and Protective Services
Funding SourceAdult Protective Services
Funding LevelNot Available
Program EstablishedEst. 2004, ongoing
Websitewww.dfps.state.tx.us/Adult_Protection/About_Adult_Protective_Services
Materials AvailableTraining Materials, Press Release
Program Contact NameTim McGinnis, Director of Program and Policy
Contact Phone Numberph. 512/438-5518
ContactEmail[email protected]

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