Elder abuse is any activity that harms or victimizes the well-being of an older person. Virtually anyone can be a perpetrator. Most often, the people who commit elder abuse are family members who feel they
Elder abuse happens when an older individual is harmed or distressed in any way by a person they should reasonably expect to trust. It may include physical, emotional, mental, or sexual abuse, as well as
Assisted living centers can provide much-needed relief for family caregivers. Sometimes it makes sense to move a loved one to an assisted living home because the family simply can’t provide the required level of care.
The decline of cognitive ability can increase the likelihood of a person falling prey to elder abuse. This abuse can be financial, physical, mental, emotional, and more. Elder abuse can occur anywhere, whether at home
This time of year especially, thieves and con artists scheme to trick people of all ages into sending money or personal information. Using modern technology and old fashioned deceit, these swindlers often succeed. Luckily, there
With the holidays upon us, many people will gather with families to celebrate. Visiting with aging parents or grandparents can be a good way to connect and create memories. If your aging relatives live in