The Ohio Department of Aging is committed to seeking justice for elder abuse in Ohio. By recognizing the problem and learning about what causes it, solutions can be implemented to reduce elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. Collaboration efforts and expertise of various agencies and organizations is critical to combat this problem.
We have assembled a variety of resources elder justice professionals and mandatory reporters on our Elder Justice website. You'll find:
- History, legal context, and funding of elder justice in Ohio;
- Information about and tips for Ohio's mandatory reporters;
- Resources about elder abuse prevention, reporting, and response;
- Training for different types of professionals;
- And more.