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RISE: A Conceptual Model of Integrated and Restorative Elder Abuse Intervention


We are excited to share that an article about our work has been published in The Gerontologist. 

Read the entire article here.

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Our summer 2022 newsletter contains these exciting updates:​

  • We introduce A Helping Voice - a new service to support people concerned about the safety of older Mainers. Learn more here

  • Friend of the agency, Mary Lou Ciofi shares her perspective on ageism in an interview with Elder Advocate Kathryn Harnish. Read more here.

  • Elder Advocates answer the question: What would you want other people - EAIME supporters, legislators, community partner - to know about your work? Read more here.

  • We welcome new staff, congratulate promotions and say goodbye and good luck to our esteemed colleague and Elder Service Connections Program Supervisor. Meet Megan, Polly and Joanna. 

  • We share an article published in The Gerontologist about our work. Read more here

  • We are hiring a new Advocate to join our Elder Service Connections Program. Click here for more information.

Read the entire Summer 2022 newsletter here.

Our December 2021 Newsletter includes stories about:

  • Efforts to acknowledge and help repair harm in relationships using restorative approaches adapted to incidences of elder abuse, exploitation and neglect.

  • The theme of ageism across articles and the thoughtfulness with which people across Maine are bringing it to light

  • An introduction to exploitation via online scams and the growing impact romance scams have on the financial well-being of older folks.

Read the entire newsletter here.

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