Providing Help, Restoring Hope_ The US Department of Justice National Elder Fraud Hotline

Source: National Adult Protective Services Association (NAPSA)

Published: 2020

Summary:

Financial exploitation and fraudulent scams aimed at older adults result in the loss of billions of dollars every year. These crimes often go unreported because victims are scared, embarrassed, or don’t know who to call. The U.S. Department of Justice National Elder Fraud Hotline, managed by the Office for Victims of Crime, provides services to adults aged 60 and older who experience fraud and exploitation to help them report the crime and access appropriate resources. This webinar will offer an overview of the National Elder Fraud Hotline and answer frequently asked questions about the available services.

Link: Providing Help, Restoring Hope_ The US Department of Justice National Elder Fraud Hotline

Topics: Financial Abuse, Multidisciplinary, Reporting

Access: Web-based

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning

Audience: Community, Finance, Multidisciplinary, Social Services

Level: Basic, Intermediate

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