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A Growing Senior Population Rises an Issue on Elder Abuse.

November 16, 2017 | By Pickett Dummigan McCall LLP

Authored by Nancy Picasso Improper care or elder abuse is not only a statewide issue it’s a national crisis. As the problem arises, more and more evidence proves that elder abuse occurs to adults age 60 and over. According to The Oregonian, people who are socially isolated, have dementia, or have a mental illness are […]

Elders in Action gets an A+ in Civics 101 Curriculum

November 20, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

The Multnomah Bar Foundation awarded Elders in Action a grant in 2013 to develop a Civics 101 curriculum to promote civic awareness for older adults in the community. This Civics 101 curriculum included five sessions in 2014 that provided tools and opportunities for the community to become engaged advocates and citizens. Their success was recently […]