Joy Solomon

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale

Joy Solomon is Director and Managing Attorney of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, the nation's first shelter for elder abuse victims. Joy co-founded The Weinberg Center in 2004, and has since provided expert consultation and support in the replication of the shelter model. She spearheaded the formation of the SPRiNG Alliance, a national network of elder abuse shelters. Joy is a frequent speaker on the issue of elder justice and has designed and provided extensive outreach and training to multi-disciplinary professionals. She was previously Director of Elder Abuse Services at the Pace Women's Justice Center and an Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan. Joy is a certified yoga instructor and breathing teacher.

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