Some older adults may be at greater risk of abuse because they live alone or don't get out much. Abuse can occur at home, in a nursing facility, or in public. Read more to find out how elder abuse can be prevented in your family.
Review Date: January 30, 2013
Office on Women's Health
If you suspect someone you care about is being abused or neglected, you can help. Find out who to call and how to locate victim services.
Review Date: July 14, 2014
National Center on Elder Abuse