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NYS OCFS Adult Services Newsletters
New - March 2018
For updates on APS activities around the state, plus a special thank you to Debra Sacks read the Summer Newsletter. Articles on Remote Access to TOP and review of recent APS data are included in Oct 2017 newsletter.

June 2017 Washington Post Perspective discussion - Who are the Victims of Elder Abuse?
New York State Elder Abuse Prevalence Study and related studies are referenced in this article.

Elder Abuse is Public Health Problem 
Art Mason, Democrat & Chronicle June 2017 guest essayist. E-MDTs getting results for victims of financial exploitation.    

Erie County Launches E-MDT - May 2017 DA's Office press release
New collaborative approach to stopping elder abuse & financial exploitation, and recovering stolen funds.

Elder Abuse Victims Suffering in Silence
May 2017 Idaho TV news story.

NYS OCFS Adult Services Newsletter (Feb 2017)
Includes highlights of Nov 2016 NYS Adult Abuse Training Institute. 

New York Governor Cuomo Announces Plan to Protect Older Adults from Financial Exploitation & Foreclosure
Jan 2017 State of the State Proposal.