CELJ Attorney Lindsay Heckler Provides Testimony to NYS Assembly on Adult Facilities

Lindsay Testimony

On September 28, 2017, Center for Elder Law & Justice staff attorney Lindsay Heckler testified before the New York State  Assembly Committees on Health, Social Services, and Aging on the topic of adult care facilities. As the legal liaison to the New York Long Term Care Ombudsman in Region 15, Ms. Heckler sees issues with adult care facilities first hand. Her testimony focused on the need for better basic conditions of facilities, more transparency and increased penalties. You can read her full testimony here.

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