Latest news from the Council on Elder Abuse

May 19, 2015Read Story Isolated and Vulnerable Elderly make Perfect Targets for Scam Artists

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Minutes from Capacity Training 

March 02, 2015Read Story Olean woman's plight underscores warning to consumers about telephone scams

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November 28, 2014Read Story Suffering in Silence: Elder Abuse Under-Reported and on the Rise



November 26, 2014Read Story Don't Get Scammed!

As Western New York continues to recover from the snow storm, here are a few consumer tips for working with companies to get through the cleanup and repairs:

October 08, 2014Read Story CEA Meeting Minutes from 10/7/2014

September 24, 2014Read Story Elder Abuse Problem Grows in Erie County

If you Suspect Abuse, TAKE ACTION!

More than 1,500 cases of elder abuse are reported each year in Erie County. Many more cases are never reported.

If you suspect abuse and would like legal assistance, please contact:

Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled, or Disadvantaged of WNY: 716-853-3087

For immediate assistance 24 hours a day, call Crisis Services Hotline at: 716-834-3131

If you suspect someone is being abused, call Erie County Protective Services for Adults: 716-858-6877

For general information on programs or referrals call: 716-858-8526

In an emergency, call 911