Signs of Abuse
Being able to recognize the signs of elder abuse may be the best way to protect an older adult from harm.
This one page guide was developed by the Administration on Aging as part of its Protect Seniors: Take a Stand Against Elder Abuse program.
Elder abuse is a growing problem in more ways than one. This booklet from the National Center on Elder Abuse answers some of the most commonly asked questions about elder abuse.
The National Center on Elder Abuse details some of the common types of elder abuse perpetrated in domestic settings.
Produced by the National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, this podcast identifies findings on the risk factors associated with elder abuse and which are most predictive of abuse.
The APA’s report, Elder Abuse and Neglect: In Search of Solutions provides a comprehensive look at the issue and how it can be prevented.
Directed by the U.S. Administration on Aging, the NCEA is the place to turn to for up-to-date information regarding research, training, best practices, news and resources on elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.
Established in 1988, NCPEA is an association of researchers, practitioners, educators and advocates dedicated to protecting the safety, security and dignity of America's most vulnerable citizens.