The office was created by statute in September of 2006.
The mission of the office is to investigate claims regarding the financial exploitation of Alaskans 60 and older, and seek civil remedies on behalf of elders unable to bring a complaint without assistance.
The Office of Elder Fraud & Assistance is charged with addressing all forms of financial exploitation and coordinating related services for the entire elder population of the state of Alaska. Our goal is to ensure that every elder victim of financial exploitation who wants assistance: 1) Receives it from existing sources, and 2) Where other assistance is unavailable, to provide individual civil representation.
If you believe that you are a victim of financial exploitation or that someone you know is a victim, please complete a Report of Harm (word document) or simply contact us at:Office of Elder Fraud & Assistance