INFOGRAPHIC: The Hidden Nature of Elder Abuse

Few elder abuse cases enter the court labeled as crimes.  Instead, elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation most often appear as underlying factors in a variety of civil, family and probate cases.  This infographic, based on a webinar, discusses what makes elderly people more vulnerable, why elder abuse is referred to as a hidden crime, and what justice agencies can do about it.

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