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The Forensic Special Initiatives Unit (FSIU) supports local, state and federal agencies by identifying and addressing system gaps and developing process improvements to protect Georgia’s at-risk adults from abuse, neglect, and exploitation.
We provide tools to primary and secondary responders to prevent future victimizations, prosecute offenders of at-risk adult abuse, and assist law enforcement with the resources to conduct investigations. This includes:
Report Elder Abuse IN a Long-term Care Center
Report Elder Abuse NOT in a Long-term Care Center
For questions and information, please email us at [email protected].
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Get the Georgia Abuse Neglect Exploitation (GANE) App