Why does elder abuse happen?

Answer There are risk factors for elder abuse whether caregivers are working at home or in an institution. Proper support systems for caregivers and seniors will benefit both.Mental and Physical Disabili... Read More »

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Does the law require medical professionals to report elder abuse?

The law requires medical professionals to report elder abuse. State laws may vary slightly, but all health care providers must report known, as well as suspected, abuse of a vulnerable adult. The a... Read More »

Why does child abuse happen?

because some people are just crazy or in other cases people just can't control their attitude and don't care about there child

Why does elderly abuse happen?

For every one case of elder abuse, neglect, exploitation or self-neglect reported, five more cases go unreported, according to a 1998 study by the National Center for Elder Abuse, the National Cent... Read More »

Elder Abuse Reporting Act?

Every year in California, over 200,000 elderly American citizens suffer from financial abuse at the hands of unscrupulous family members and financial institutions. Yet, only about one in every 10... Read More »