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Cell Phones For Life, Inc

added 06/14/2005

Cell Phones For Life, Inc. mission is to provide free emergency use cell phones for the elderly, disabled, and battered women's shelters. These phones are used for emergencies only and provide a sense of freedom and security.

Clearinghouse on Abuse and Neglect of the Elderly

added 03/16/2003

This web site allows interested researchers to search for reference materials related to various aspects of elder abuse, neglect, self-neglect and ageism. At this time, the database contains annotated abstracts of materials from the current year back through 1993, and provides information on obtaining references from previous years. CANE is a partner of the National Center on Elder Abuse.
Contact Info: Clearinghouse on Abuse and Neglect of the Elderly (CANE) University of Delaware Dept. of Consumer Studies Allison Hall West - Rm. 211 Newark, DE 19716 telephone: (302) 831-3525 email: CANE-UD@udel.edu

Mandatory Reporting Database

added 07/11/2010

"This database provides state-by-state information about child and elder abuse mandatory reporting laws. It includes who is required to report, standards, definitions, and other reporting procedures."

National Center on Elder Abuse

added 05/08/1999

National Center on Elder Abuse is a national elder abuse resource center designed to disseminate elder abuse information to professionals and the public. Their website contains many resources, FAQ's and state by state information.

National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life

added 09/16/2008

"NCALL provides training and technical assistance on abuse in later life. In addition, NCALL staff members are available to train audiences including professionals from domestic violence and sexual assault programs, the aging network, adult protective services, criminal justice, health care, faith based and other areas. "

National Council on Child Abuse and Family Violence

added 01/31/2001

NCCAFV's commitment is to assist victims of child abuse, spouse/partner abuse and elder abuse and to prevent family violence through public awareness, education and program development.

The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse

added 10/15/2004

The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the prevention of elder abuse and neglect. It is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors.

Web Forum on Teen Victims of Dating Violence

added 10/20/2008
Office of Victims of Crime (OVC)

A web forum where victim service providers and allied professionals can connect to peers, share ideas about best practices, and help change lives.

Women's Justice Center of the Pace University School of Law

added 05/25/2010

A training, resource and direct legal services center that develops strategies with community partners for recognizing and eradicating abuse.