elder abuse

    We talk with Esther Gieschen, Program Manager and Interim Director of the Center for Continuing Education and Summer College at UWS about the Twin Ports Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention Community Forum, on June 15 as part of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

HelpGuide.org

We're already getting the idea that the "golden years," aren't quite so golden.  Increasing health care costs, rising prescription medication costs, people lingering for years with dementia - that's bad enough.

But here's an even uglier chapter: elder abuse.  Fraud, financial exploitation, mental, psychological and or physical violence.