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Policy Committee

The Policy Committee focuses on identifying a variety of potential policy responses to elder abuse.
 
The Policy Committee leads, push, keeps track of, and/or analyze policy in responses to elder abuse. Elder policies include: promulgation of laws, regulations, and guidance by government entities at all levels; implementation and enforcement of laws and policies; initiatives that support, evaluate and develop new policy or lead efforts to prevent or address elder abuse.
Specific policy-related priorities include but not limited:
  • Adult Protective Services
  • Criminal Justice System
  • Community Long-Term Care and Supports
  • Public Health Policies
Committee Chairs:        
 
Names                                    
 
Tara Britton                              The Center for Community Solutions           
Beth Kowalczyk                     Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging
 
Meeting Schedule

Committee meetings are held quarterly by conference calls. Please contact Sylvia Pla-Raith at Sylvia.Pla-Raith@OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov  if you would like to learn more and/or interested in joining the committee.