Abuse in Later Life Program Coordinator
General Summary of Duties:
To oversee and manage the Abuse in Later Life (ALL) Program and coordinate the Collaborative Community Response Team (CCRT). The mission of the ALL Program is to train professionals across disciplines throughout Lexington County on recognizing and responding to elder abuse and engage in a review of systems’ responses to incidents of elder abuse.
*Organize and facilitate CCRT meetings;
*Organize and facilitate ALL Program trainings for law enforcement, prosecutors, judges, and direct service providers, including travel, hotel, and compensation for national experts to conduct local trainings;
*Attend national trainings on elder abuse, neglect;
*Assist the CCRT in creation and implementation of a strategic plan to enhance community response to elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation and services to older victims;
*Promote the agency’s services within the community;
*Educate professionals and older adults on mandated reporting, elder abuse, and sexual violence;
*Assist crisis staff in hospital accompaniment and crisis calls as needed in the office and in the after hour on-call rotation; and
*Other duties and reporting requirements as assigned or required by grantors.