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We stand for dignity. We will NOT stand for elder abuse.
ELDER ABUSE is a violation of human rights and a significant cause of illness, injury, loss of productivity, isolation and despair. —World Heath Organization
National Center on Elder Abuse

Directed by the U.S. Administration on Aging, NCEA is a resource for policy makers, social service and health care practitioners, the justice system, researchers, advocates, and families.

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What's New and Notable
  • Listen into this extremely informative podcast by NCEA Director and world renowned geriatrician Dr. Laura Mosqueda on aging dilemmas.
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  • According to the Weill Cornell study “Resident-to-Resident Aggression in Long-Term Care Facilities: An Understudied Problem”, violence among nursing home residents is a long standing yet hidden phenomenon. The NCEA and Consumer Voice have just released a piece on this very topic, and are sharing it as an educational tool for the long-term care community.
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  • Download, print, and share this new 2015 calendar from the Office for American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian Programs to spread awareness about elder abuse and native and tribal communities
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  • October begins Medicare Annual Enrollment and it runs through December 7th, 2014. Consumers are faced with myriad choices and it can be overwhelming and confusing. Financial predators use this time to contact Medicare Beneficiaries to trick them into providing their Medicare numbers and other vital medical identity information. This fact sheet from the OIG is very helpful so that consumers can protect themselves.
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Report Elder Abuse

If you have suspicions that an adult you care about is being mistreated or neglected, please make a call today. Get the numbers in your state!

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

This is a day to remember and honor victims of elder abuse. Learn more about WEAAD!