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NIJ FY 08 ORE Elder Mistreatment

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NIJ is soliciting applications for research and evaluation in the area of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (including abuse of individuals who reside either in the community or in residential care facilities). For the purpose of this solicitation, the term "abuse" includes physical abuse, sexual abuse, psychological abuse, abandonment and isolation, neglect, or financial or fiduciary abuse perpetrated against any person over the age of 65 ("elderly") or individuals of any age who reside in residential care facilities. The term "residential care facility" includes nursing homes; assisted living facilities; adult family care homes; adult care facilities for people with developmental, cognitive, or physical disabilities; and other facilities that provide services to persons who are elderly, have disabilities, or have long-term chronic care needs.


Number of Awards: 1
Total Amount Awarded: $309,000

Date Created: December 6, 2007