It’s time to “Start the Conversation to Stop the Abuse of Older Adults.” We all have a role to play in preventing elder abuse.
Our demographics are shifting, and we now have more seniors in Canada than ever before, a trend that is going to continue well into the future. At the same time as that the population is growing, we know that a startling number of seniors are experiencing abusive situations. An estimated 200,000, or 10 per cent of seniors living in Ontario are victims of elder abuse and neglect. Read more