Elder Abuse Prevention Program Resources
Department of Children and Families Shares Adult Protective Services Training
The presentation addressed mandatory reporting requirements; how to identify abuse, neglect, and exploitation; and the protective investigation process.
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Disorders
The Department promotes programs to educate interested parties on strategies for communicating with individuals who have Alzheimerâ€™s Disease or Related Dementias (ADRD). The webinar (below) provides information to better understand the disease and its signs and symptoms and speaks about the increased potential for abuse, neglect, and exploitation of those with ADRD. Tips are given about how to protect individuals with ADRD who may be taken advantage of.