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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Older Adults Content Topic Results

The results displayed below have been grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections - containing our most highly valued resources - then by individual related materials. Refine your search by category, types, author and/or publisher using the options provided. Sort by date published, date added, or alphabetically. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.

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Domestic Abuse in Later Life: Analyzing Domestic Violence Programs Response to Older Victims

This handout was created for domestic violence advocates to create a framework for critical analysis of their organization’s responsiveness to older victims. The tool can be used by an individual or as part of a staff meeting discussion.
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The Laws in Your State

This database provides state-by-state information about mandatory reporting, confidentiality laws, HIV/AIDS testing of sexual offenders, and criminal statutes of limitations for sexual offense.

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Prosecution Guide to Effective Collaboration on Elder Abuse

Author(s): Susan Keilitz, Brenda K. Uekert, Theresa Jones
This guide provides an overview of the prosecutor’s use of multidisciplinary collaboration to more effectively identify, prosecute and prevent elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.
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Walk in Our Shoes: Working with Older Survivors of Abuse

The purpose of the videos and discussion guide is to encourage critical thinking and conversation about direct services and outreach designed to meet the unique needs of victims of abuse in later life. Since each community has its own strengths and challenges, a variety of diverse viewpoints are offered to assist in determining what will work in your community.