We’ve all heard the horror stories… Caregiver neglects 82 year old in her care. Son spends elderly parent’s savings on liquor and motorcycles. The list goes on and on. Would you know where to direct someone if they suspected elder abuse?
Well we’re here to tell you! The Administration on Aging’s National Center on Elder Abuse has a great resource that provides a state-by-state resource guide that provides hotline numbers, statewide data, and statistics pertaining to elder abuse. Click the interactive map to link up with this valuable resource.
As always, if you have some strong suspicions, please call your local authorities! This is an issue that is incredibly under reported.