By proclamation of the President of the United States, Sunday June 15, 2014 has been declared World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. If you suspect an older adult is being abused, neglected or exploited please report it. Signs of abuse can include weight loss, changes in behavior, social isolation and/or changes in banking habits.
To report elder abuse in Pennsylvania, call 1-800-490-8505 or your local Agency on Aging. Reporter’s of elder abuse can remain anonymous.