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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day! According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Community Living, about 5 million elderly persons are abused, neglected, and exploited annually. At least $2.6 billion are lost by the elderly each year because of financial abuse and exploitation. Elder abuse can happen to […]