The mission of the Minnesota Network on Abuse in Later Life is:
-To promote networks of agencies, organizations and individuals through training and community education to address domestic and sexual abuse in later life, advocacy and perpetrator accountability.
-To promote system change
-To serve as the state clearinghouse on issues of abuse in later life.

For the purpose of this survey, the terms later life/older refer to people ages 50 and older.

* 1. What barriers are you aware of that are specific to older people experiencing domestic/sexual abuse? Check all that apply.

* 2. Do you currently offer services to any/all persons over age 50? Check all that apply.

* 3. Does your program provide information about your Abuse in Later Life services/advocacy to the seniors(over 50) in your community? If so, please describe.

* 4. What local resources do you refer victims of abuse in later life to for information and referrals?

* 5. Has your agency had previous trainings on issues of abuse in later life?

* 6. What did the previous training(s) cover?

* 7. What has been lacking in the trainings? What would be beneficial for your agency?

* 8. Are there any other ways MNALL help you and your organization meet the challenges of serving victims of domestic/sexual abuse in later life? Please be specific!

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