Category: abuse in later life

Quick Guide: Domestic Abuse in Later Life

What is Abuse in Later Life? Abuse in later life comprises financial, physical, sexual, and emotional abuse, abandonment, and neglect. Perpetrators are people with whom the victim has an expectation of trust , particularly spouses, intimate partners, adult children, grandchildren, other family members, and non-related caregivers. Perpetrators typically, but not exclusively, abuse older adults in their places of residence . Did You Know? Every year,... Read More
Posted by Lynn Brewer-Muse at Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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