A Conversation with Ashton Applewhite on Ageism & Elder Justice

Source: New York City Elder Abuse Center

Published: 2013

Summary:

We are excited to bring you the latest installment of our Elder Justice Podcast Series, featuring an interview with writer, speaker, and activist Ashton Applewhite. Through her work, Ashton strives to raise awareness of ageism and inspire people to reconsider negative stereotypes of aging. This is crucial to the elder justice movement because ageist attitudes prevent the proper detection, assessment and response to elder abuse cases.

Link: A Conversation with Ashton Applewhite on Ageism & Elder Justice

Topics: Overview/General

Access: Download, Web-based

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Advocates, Caregivers, Community, Finance, Health Care, Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services

Level: Basic

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