Date updated: October 24, 2023
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
ATTENTION: If someone you know is being abused, please call the Adult Protection Line at 1-855-376-4957.
For additional resources and supports, you can also call SeniorsNL Information Line at: 1-800-563-5599.
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.