Given the complexity of abuse in later life cases, a multidisciplinary response is often the most effective approach. An effective collaborative response includes engaging key partners who hold integral roles in addressing abuse in later life.
The benefits of working together include:
Gaining a more complete picture of victims’ needs by hearing from professionals with various perspectives
Creating a more complete list of options for victims by raising awareness among professionals of remedies and services that are available, or highlighting gaps in available services
Leveraging additional resources
Reducing the duplication of services
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