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2017 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) Commemoration: Financial Elder Abuse Symposium

Archive: June 2017

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2017 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) Commemoration: Financial Elder Abuse Symposium

Posted on June 28, 2017

Posted by Marisa Sherman, Law Clerk One in Ten Older Americans is a Victim of Elder Abuse On Friday, June 16, 2017, Bet Tzedek, the California Elder Justice Coalition, and the Los Angeles County Elder Abuse Forensic Center came together in honor of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEADD) to host a Financial Elder Abuse Continue Reading »

Bet Tzedek Joins Organizations Launching Los Angeles Worker Network as July 1st Wage Increases Approach

Posted on June 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ADVISORY FOR JUNE 28, 2017 What: Low-wage workers across multiple sectors will gather to launch the Los Angeles Worker Center Network. The network is committed to informing and enforcing new wage rights for all workers, regardless of immigration status, race, gender identity, or sex. The network is being launch to coincide with Continue Reading »

Westwood Seniors Win Eviction Fight: City Finding Protects 200 Rent-Controlled Units at Westwood Watermark

Posted on June 21, 2017

June 20, 2017 (Los Angeles) – Ending a 7-month fight, seniors in Westwood have beaten back the threat of eviction after the City of Los Angeles found that the Watermark at Westwood Village will not be permitted to evict residents and convert hundreds of rent-controlled units into a luxury assisted living community. Residents were just Continue Reading »

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