Albany Law, University at Albany Partner for Event on Stopping Elder Abuse

Albany Law, University at Albany Partner for Event on Stopping Elder Abuse

3/25/2014 | Facebook | Twitter | Email

Albany Law School and the University at Albany School of Social Welfare are collaborating to present "Lawyers and Social Workers: A Collaboration to Stop Elder Abuse" on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

The event will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the University at Albany's Page Hall, 135 Western Ave. in Albany.

Attorneys and social workers from the Jewish Association Serving the Aging (JASA) will present their collaborative approach to serving elder clients who are victims of elder abuse. Speakers include:

   Donna Dougherty, Attorney in Charge

   Kathryn Enzmann, Social Work Supervisor

   Jennifer Morgana, Social Work Intern

   Dianne Woodburn, Senior Supervising Attorney

JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. 

"Lawyers and Social Workers: A Collaboration to Stop Elder Abuse" is also sponsored by the New York State Office for Aging, Empire Justice Center, the Government Law Center of Albany Law School, and the Albany Law School Student Chapter of NAELA.

One hour of CLE credit in Ethics for Lawyers is available for $25.00. For more information, contact lriva@albanylaw.edu.