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March 11, 2024

An Interview With Deidre Lok

In this episode, we are interviewing Deirdre Lok, Director and Managing Attorney at The Weinburg Center For Elder Justice at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale.  The Weinberg Center at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale—the nation’s first temporary elder abuse shelter—provides safe, short-term shelter. "Shelter, in our vision, is more than a space. It is a holistic, trauma-informed model of care that provides high-intensity legal, therapeutic and medical support in a framework of relationship between the client and our supportive, multidisciplinary team." Listen and learn how their multidisciplinary professional team brings together expertise in the law, therapeutic and social services and public health and how they work to identify existing knowledge and service gaps and develop nuanced techniques and strategies. Listen here.