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Awareness, Advocacy, Action in Combating Elder Abuse

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How to Recognize and Report Adult Abuse

All Ohioans have a responsibility to report suspected elder abuse. But, to do so with confidence, one must be able to recognize the possible signs of abuse and know who to call and what to report. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services has published a series of guidebooks entitled, Understanding Elder Abuse, with […]


New State Adult Protective Services Guidelines

The Administration for Community Living (ACL), a division of the US Department of Health and Human Services, has just released a draft of Voluntary Guidelines for State APS Systems. The Voluntary Guidelines were developed by experts in the field of adult abuse, so that all older Americans – regardless of the state or jurisdiction in […]

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