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National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative (NIEJI) Elder Justice Cluster Training Melissa Wheeler, Research Specialist

National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative (NIEJI) Elder Justice Cluster Training Melissa Wheeler, Research Specialist August 17, 2017 “Restoring respect and dignity by honoring Indigenous elders”

What is NIEJI? v. National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative – National Resource Center for

What is NIEJI? v. National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative – National Resource Center for Indigenous Elder Abuse Information and Technical Assistance – Initiative to • Increase Awareness about Elder Abuse in Indian Country • Provide Culturally Relevant Materials on Elder Abuse • Provide Technical Assistance to Indigenous Groups on establishing elder abuse codes, policies and services • Increase the data available on indigenous elder abuse.

NIEJI Resources v. Web page http: //www. nieji. org v. Technical Assistance for PSA

NIEJI Resources v. Web page http: //www. nieji. org v. Technical Assistance for PSA v. Resources – Publication – Presentations – Product Examples v. Tribal Elder Abuse Codes v. State/Tribal Hotline Map v. Training Modules – Coming Soon!

NIEJI Home Page

NIEJI Home Page

NIEJI Home Page Cont.

NIEJI Home Page Cont.

Publications

Publications

Other Publications

Other Publications

Presentations

Presentations

Product Examples

Product Examples

Poster

Poster

Webpages & Tools

Webpages & Tools

State/Tribal Hotlines

State/Tribal Hotlines

State/Tribal Hotlines continued

State/Tribal Hotlines continued

Montana hotline

Montana hotline

Additional Resources v. Training Modules for ØLegal ØPolicy ØFinancial Exploitation ØHealth Care ØSocial Services

Additional Resources v. Training Modules for ØLegal ØPolicy ØFinancial Exploitation ØHealth Care ØSocial Services ØCaregivers Ø More resources Ø More fact sheets

NIEJI Innovation Grant

NIEJI Innovation Grant

Contact US

Contact US

Contact NIEJI Innovation Research/Survey Melissa Wheeler, MA- Research Specialist (701) 777 -6529 melissa. wheeler@med.

Contact NIEJI Innovation Research/Survey Melissa Wheeler, MA- Research Specialist (701) 777 -6529 melissa. [email protected] und. edu Tribal Elder Abuse Grants Joelle Poitra, AA- Project Assistant (701) 777 -5382 Joelle. [email protected] und. edu

For More Information National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative Phone: 701 -777 -6084 Toll-free Number:

For More Information National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative Phone: 701 -777 -6084 Toll-free Number: 855 -834 -1572 E-mail: [email protected] org Website: http: //www. nieji. org Thank You!