The 2009 National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care Conference is scheduled for October 22, 2009 until October 25, 3009. It will take place at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel in Washington, DC. They have a renewed commitment to achieve “quality care, no matter where”. The conference is geared toward citizen advocates, resident and family councils, ombudsmen, non-profit organizations, researchers, policy makers, residents, family members and others involved in long-term care advocacy. This conference will help many people detect elder abuse. To sign up for the nursing home conference, please click the link.