While the Older Americans Act creates a remarkable structure under which various advocates can work together for the benefit of the elderly, situations can arise in which different viewpoints or interpretations of law can pit advocates against each other. Three case study examples are given. Stein acknowledges that different perspectives are inevitable and recommends working together instead of letting disputes escalate.
Stein, Stephanie Sue
"Serving Our Elders- Advocates and Adversaries,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor: Vol. 5
, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol5/iss2/3