June 15 is Elder Abuse Awareness Day

As an assisted living or residential care provider you understand the risks and tragic realities of elder abuse. June 15 is the 7th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Take the opportunity to raise awareness about this important issue amongst your staff, residents, and families. Here is more information from the Administration on Aging on …

Know the Signs of Elder Abuse

According to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA) “between 1 and 2 million Americans age 65 or older have been injured, exploited, or otherwise mistreated by someone on whom they depend for care or protection.” This week’s tip is a reminder to educate your staff on the signs of elder abuse.