Did you know…
1 in 14 cases of abuse of a senior citizen goes unreported? A couple of warning signs that something may be amiss:
- Frequent arguments or tension between the elderly person and the caregiver
- Changes in personality or behavior of the elder
It is difficult to take care of a senior. And it’s difficult to be elderly. Age brings infirmity both physical and mental. And both the caregiving and the needs can create situations ripe for abuse.
Abuse can take a number of different forms – each with warning signs that you should be aware of. Visit our blog post on this website to learn what to watch out for – and what to do about it. You’ll also find where you can review inspections and rating of nursing homes in your state.