Spot the signs of elder abuse, A Video by the Edmonton Police Service.
In Newfoundland and Labrador older adults, family, friends, and service providers can call
- Call 911 for emergencies or situations requiring the police.
- Contact your Regional Health Authority at 1-855-376-4957 to report an adult who may be at risk of abuse or neglect and who does not understand or appreciate that risk. No long distance charges will apply. [The Adult Protection Act protects adults who are at risk of abuse and neglect, and who do not understand or appreciate that risk.]
- For information and resources regarding elder abuse, contact SeniorsNL’s Information and Referral line toll free at 1-800-563-5599 (in NL).
NOTE: 211 services do not exist in NL