Organizations

Organizations



National

National Center on Elder Abuse
Provides the latest information regarding research, training, best practices, news and resources on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation to professionals and the public


NCALL: The National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
NCALL’s mission is to eliminate abuse in later life. Through advocacy and education, NCALL strives to challenge and change the beliefs, policies, practices, and systems that allow abuse to occur and continue. NCALL also aims to improve victim safety by increasing the quality and availability of victim services and support.


National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse
National association for professionals, practitioners, and researchers across disciplines working to address abuse, neglect, and exploitation of elders and vulnerable adults.


Office for Victims of Crime
OVC administers the Crime Victims Fund which is financed by fines and penalties paid by convicted federal offenders, not from tax dollars.


National Adult Protective Services Association
The goal of NAPSA is to provide Adult Protective Services (APS) programs a forum for sharing information, solving problems, and improving the quality of services for victims of elder and vulnerable adult mistreatment.


Elder Justice Coalition
A National Advocacy Voice Supporting Elder Justice in America


National Center for Victims of Crime
 A nonprofit organization that advocates for victims' rights, trains professionals who work with victims, and serves as a trusted source of information on victims' issues. After more than 25 years, we remain the most comprehensive national resource committed to advancing victims' rights and helping victims of crime rebuild their lives.


Clearinghouse on Abuse & Neglect of the Elderly
The nation's largest computerized index of elder abuse literature.


U.S. Department of Justice
The US Department of Justice is fully engaged on the issue of elder abuse and financial exploitation. This page summarizes the ways in which various components within the Department play a critical role in combatting harms against older adults.


University of California, Irvine Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse & Neglect
Committed to eliminating the abuse and mistreatment of elders. Endeavors to help eliminate abuse and mistreatment through a variety of mechanisms at local, state and national levels.


New York State

New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence
A nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to eradicate domestic violence and to ensure the provision of effective and appropriate services to victims of domestic violence through community outreach, education, training, technical assistance and policy development.


New York State Caregiving & Respite Coalition
A partnership of dedicated organizations and individuals committed to supporting the millions of informal caregivers throughout the state.  The coalition and its members are passionate about helping connect caregivers with the information, training and support services critical to successfully caring for a loved one at home. 


New York State Prosecutors' Training Institute
The New York Prosecutors Training Institute, Inc. (NYPTI) is a not-for-profit corporation created in 1995 by the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York. NYPTI’s mission is to provide comprehensive continuing legal education, training, advice, and assistance to New York State prosecutors.


New York State Office of Victim Services  
If you or someone you know has been a victim of a crime, help may be available including help with medical bills and counseling expenses; burial and funeral costs; lost wages; and other types of assistance.