BECOME A MEMBER OF SENIORSNL’S NETWORK TO ADDRESS ELDER ABUSE IN OUR PROVINCE
There is a network of individuals, community and government partners, working together to prevent elder abuse in Newfoundland and Labrador.
NL NETWORK FOR THE PREVENTION OF ELDER ABUSE
is an integral part of SeniorsNL’s efforts to create awareness and take action on elder abuse.
Elder Abuse can be an act (abuse) or a failure to act (neglect) that harms an older person.
TYPES OF ELDER ABUSE ARE:
Emotional, Verbal, Psychological, Cultural, Spiritual/Religious,Financial, Physical, Sexual, Neglect
is that older persons will live in safe, caring communities where there is zero tolerance of abuse.