Onondaga County Elder Identity Theft Coalition

Region Served:Onondaga County, New York with eventual expansion to the following counties: Cortland, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, and Oswego, and Tompkins Counties (Central New York)
Lead Organization: Vera House Inc.
Date Established: 2019
Contact Person: Lori DiCaprio-Lee, Project Coordinator, Vera House
Phone: (315) 425-0818
Email: ldicapriolee@verahouse.org
Website: www.verahouse.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VeraHouseInc

Coalition Summary:

The newly created Onondaga County Elder Identity Theft Coalition brings together professional service providers- including aging services providers, adult protective services, victim service providers, law enforcement, criminal justice, financial institutions, and other community partners- to share information, collaborate, and coordinate resources and services around elder abuse and exploitation, scams, identity theft education, and prevention in Onondaga County. The Coalition meets monthly and has several goals including outreach to older adults, training of service professionals and law enforcement, and victim support and services.

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