Many older people are victims of elder abuse, sometimes called elder mistreatment. It can happen to anyone no matter what their race, religion, or background. And, it can happen in many places includeing the older person's home, a family member's house, assisted living facility, or nursing home.
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging
Publication ID: 638
Item number: 638
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