Elder Abuse Facts


Elder abuse is the fastest growing 21st century crime. As the worlds population of the very old grows at a rapid rate, so does the incidence of elder abuse and neglect.  The article linked to below will give you important facts you need to know about elder abuse in the United States.

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Get facts about elder abuse here…

DO NOT HIRE CAREGIVERS WHO ARE NOT EDUCATED ABOUT ELDER CARE AND WHO CANNOT PROVIDE PROOF OF CERTIFICATION.  CHECK CERTIFIEDCARE.ORG’S CERTIFIED CAREGIVER REGISTRY TO FIND OUT IF WHO YOU ARE HIRING IS A  QUALIFIED CAREGIVER.

http://www.myseniorportal.com/app/webroot/arthurdocs/abuse_of_the_elderly.pdf

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One Response to Elder Abuse Facts

  1. berman says:

    Thank you for addressing this issue. Unfortunately, not enough people know about this common problem so we need to make more people aware of this.

    Like

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