SCCAAN stands for: Southern Crescent Coalition Against Abuse and Neglect.
The group is an Elder Justice Coalition created to promote awareness of Elder Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation. SCCAAN is made up of a multitude of agencies working together to raise awareness through ‘combined and coordinated individual’ efforts.
An empowered community where elders and vulnerable adults are safe, supported and valued.
To prevent abuse and neglect of the elderly and vulnerable adults through partnerships, awareness, education, advocacy and assistance.
- We value living life without fear.
- We value the contributions to the community of our elderly and vulnerable adults and respect their right to live without fear of abuse.
- We value collaboration to ensure dignity, self-determination and freedom from harm for all vulnerable adults.
We treasure our vulnerable adults and are committed to keeping them free from harm and support their right to self-determination.