Additional National Elder Abuse Resources

National Elder Fraud Hotline

1-833-FRAUD-11 or 1-833-372-8311

U.S. Department of Justice – Elder Justice Initiative

  • Robust information for law enforcement officers responding to elder abuse

National Adult Protective Services Association (NAAPSA) – Get Help in Your Area 

  • Report suspected elder abuse to the Adult Protective Services office nearest you, using this tool

National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center – Locate an Ombudsman

  • Use this tool to find your nearest ombudsman to report suspected elder abuse in long-term or residential care facilities

Domestic violence elder shelters 

  • Find out if there is a temporary shelter available for your victim of elder abuse

National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)

  • Offers helpful links for victims of crime

National Sheriffs’ Association, National Association of Triads (NATI) – Locate a Triad

  • Triads are law-enforcement-sponsored partnerships that train volunteers to assist police departments and sheriffs’ offices and provide referrals to community services
  • Subscribe to the monthly NATI newsletter focused on reducing crimes against older adults
  • Print materials to leave with older adults

National Consumer Law Center – Older Consumers (Financial Elder Abuse)

  • Archived webinars about preventing and responding to financial elder abuse
  • Sign up to be notified about future webinars

National Center on Elder Abuse

  • List of resources and training tools for law enforcement officers