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Report Elder Abuse

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Abuse reports can be made on behalf of an older adult whether the person lives in their home or in a care facility such as a nursing facility, personal care home, hospital, etc. The reporters may remain anonymous and have legal protection from retaliation, discrimination and civil or criminal prosecution.

Common signs and symptoms of abuse may include:

  • Isolation
  • Weight loss
  • Bruises or broken bones
  • Increased confusion
  • Unusual withdrawals from any account
  • Signing over one’s home to another

Learn more by taking PDAs free Elder Abuse Awareness web-based training course. This short educational video will provide you with the knowledge and resources you need to take action.