Closing the Gap on Elder Abuse

Closing the Gap on Elder Abuse
This one day TUITION FREE training is co-sponsored by the California Association for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR). This multi-disciplinary course is designed for prosecutors, law enforcement, investigators, civil attorneys, victim service providers, first responders - including Adult Protective Services (APS), Long Term Care Ombudsmen and legal service providers who work directly with older adults to help prevent elder abuse fraud. This training was made possible by a grant from the California Office of Emergency Services.

Date & Location

October 25, 2019
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office

Technical Advisors

Amanda Martin, CDAA Assistant CEO
Prescott Cole, Senior Attorney, CANHR

Topics & Agenda

Barriers Going Forward, Non-Stranger and Commercial Predators, Financial Elder Abuse, Rights, Remedies and Restitution

For agenda CLICK HERE

MCLE Credit

This seminar is certified for 4.50 hours of MCLE credit. (Actual credit will depend upon the final agenda.)


The seminar will be held at The Santa Barbara District Attorney's Office, ,1112 Santa Barbara Street in Santa Barbara (805) 568-2300.

Parking and Shuttle

Please CLICK HERE for parking information.


Tuition is FREE for this seminar.


Travel scholarships are available up to $400. If approved your scholarship will cover travel expenses based on the least expensive and most direct route (per the State Board of Control) i.e. air vs. mileage, meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner and reimbursed at the state per diem (receipts are not required), lodging if you work more than 50 miles (or one hour due to traffic) from seminar site. You may receive reimbursement up to the state rate for lodging the night before the seminar begins (state rate for Santa Barbara County is $90). If you live or work in the same county or city you may not be approved for overnight lodging. You must be registered for the training in order to be approved for a scholarship.  This is a reimbursement scholarship, you must first incur the expenses and submit reimbursement form after the seminar (form will be emailed upon approval). Applications will be accepted up to October 21st.  Please CLICK HERE for application.

CDAA Contact

Alicia Carrillo, Training Consultant,
10/25/2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Santa Barbara District Attorney's Office 1112 Santa Barbara Street Santa Barbara 93101

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