MARVA Marks Elder Abuse Awareness Day Amid Steep Rise in Abuse Cases Due to Pandemic and Shelter-At-Home RegulationsMonday, August 03, 2020
June 15, 2020 marked the World Health Organization’s designation of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, to publicize the widespread abuse of older adults and raise awareness for the great need for social and legal services to help elders living with abuse.
Monday, August 03, 2020
A new grant to MARVA from an anonymous Israeli foundation has helped facilitate the launch of “Merkaz Semel,” a nationwide initiative to provide MARVA’s legal aid and therapeutic services for the population of people with psychiatric disabilities who live in the community.
MARVA to Lead National Implementation of Supported Decision-Making Model, as Alternative to GuardianshipTuesday, September 01, 2020
MARVA will be playing a central role in the nationwide implementation of the Supported Decision-Making program as an alternative to guardianship.