The ever-changing circumstances with COVID-19 are affecting people and businesses across the nation. In California, a directive was implemented for residents to “shelter in place” by staying at home to prevent the spread of the
It’s hard to believe that an otherwise trustworthy family member would choose to scam a relative. Unfortunately, family fraud is a common problem. Part of the reason is that it’s often easy for the scammer
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