Elder Abuse: Types of Maltreatment and Warning Signs to Look for – eCaring Forum

6 Feb

See on Scoop.itEmpowered Living

Who is at risk for elder abuse? What types of elder abuse exist and how can maltreatment against seniors and the elderly by prevented?

Empowered Living‘s insight:

Elder abuse affects seniors of regardless of gender, ethnic background, and socioeconomic status. Statistics show, however, that the majority of victims (67.3%) are women and Caucasian (66.4%). Nearly 30% of victims are African American or Hispanic.

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