The Upper Cumberland Adult Abuse Coalition (UCAAC) was formed in 2005, as outreach of the AAAD. UCAAC exists to prevent abuse, including neglect and exploitation to at risk adults, through networking, community resource development, awareness and education. Meetings are held every other month.
Membership consist of agencies that work with at risk adults in the Upper Cumberland, such as: AAAD, APS, metal health, home health, hospice, etc.
View the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office for Older Americans report titled, “Fighting elder Financial Exploitation through Community Networks” here.