1 edition of Impact evaluation of the national elderly victimization prevention and assistance program found in the catalog.
Impact evaluation of the national elderly victimization prevention and assistance program
by Behavioral Sciences Laboratory, University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||prepared for The National Council of Senior Citizens Program on Criminal Justice and the Elderly, by George F. Bishop ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Bishop, George F., National Council of Senior Citizens Program on Criminal Justice and the Elderly|
|LC Classifications||HV6250.4A34 I46|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||223, 14, 10, 16, 2 leaves.|
|Number of Pages||223|
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The Evaluation Guidelines toolkit (created by the State Coalitions on Fall Prevention Evaluation Committee, Falls Free® Initiative and NCOA) was developed for state and local coalitions on fall prevention to provide a recommended set of evaluation strategies to more effectively measure impact and facilitate cross-state comparisons.
National Institute of Justice. The. U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for research and evaluation related to the abuse, neglect, and exploitation of elderly individuals.
Research that includes residents of residential care facilities also will be. • The first national law regarding elderly abuse prevention in the world • “Support for caregivers of the elderly” is valued and looked on as equal to “elderly abuse prevention”.
• The intended beneficiaries: people over 65 years old. 13 “Act on Elder Abuse Prevention and Support for Caregivers of the Elder etc” (Elder Abuse. National Institute of Justice.
The. U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is pleased to announce that it is seeking applications for research and evaluation relating to abuse, neglect, and exploitation of elderly individuals and residents of residential care facilities.
The Elder Abuse Prevention Interventions Program The funds support five projects and awards range from $,$1, for three-year projects. Grantees are developing, testing, and evaluating interventions in partnership with State Adult Protective Services agencies, State Units on Aging, and appropriate justice system entities.
Sexual Violence Prevention on Campus: Leading the Culture Change by Koenick, R.A. Higher education institutions must lead the national charge to prevent the occurrence of sexual violence and to change the culture on campuses nationwide to one of.
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CDC is committed to stopping violence before it begins. The core of the book is a research-based review of interventions used in three institutional sectors--social services, health, and law enforcement settings--and how to measure their effectiveness in combating maltreatment of children, domestic violence, and abuse of the elderly.
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This report discusses findings after 1 year of implementation. Elderly and Dependent Adult Victim Services Service and prevention programs in the field of family violence have developed separate approaches for children, spouses, and the elderly.
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Through the program, AoA provides federal leadership in strengthening elder justice strategic planning and direction for programs, activities, and research related to elder abuse awareness and prevention.
The aim of this evaluation study was to assess the impact of peer presented falls prevention information sessions on the attitude, knowledge and behaviour of older people. The term peer presented refers to the fact that older people disseminated the falls prevention information to other older people who attended the information by: This paper reviews existing literature and examines three questions: a) the nature and extent of criminal victimization of the elderly, b) the impact of crime on the lives of the elderly, and c) suggested crime prevention measures.
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It offers the field relevant data on effective prevention and intervention programs, as well as lessons learned.
This section includes a compilation of evaluation tools and program evaluation reports for domestic violence programs. Rev. Robert Denton, “Evaluating Victim Assistance Programs: A Historical Understanding of the Information We Wish We Had,” Special National Workshop, March, Criminal Justice Program Evaluation, Selected Workshop Papers, Washington, DC: U.S.
Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice,NCJ An Evaluation of Fall Prevention Interventions Among Older Adults in a Long Term Care Facility Bennett, Courtney Anita, "An Evaluation of Fall Prevention Interventions Among Older Adults in a Long Term Care Facility" ().
Doctoral Projects. the fall prevention program including monitoring of performance measures for evidenceAuthor: Courtney Anita Bennett. Victimization of the Elderly and Disabled. ISSN:Online ISSN: X visit publication homepage.
and CDC’s commitment to program evaluation. The evaluation effort reported here is an outgrowth of that commitment. It consists of a process, outcome, and impact evaluation of Remembering When: A Fire and Fall Prevention Program.
The overall purpose of the evaluation was to provide the NCIPC with data about outcomes (e.g. The NCEA provides the latest information regarding research, training, best practices, news and resources on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation to professionals and the public.
First established by the U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA) in as a national elder abuse resource center, the NCEA was granted a permanent home at AoA in the.Elderly VictiIns By Ronet Bachman, Ph.D.
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