June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month

Sadly, every year an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. June is elder abuse awareness month, we encourage you to learn more and join in our efforts to spread awareness. 

Nursing home abuse and neglect occurs much more frequently than many people realize. It is extremely important to know the warning signs of abuse and neglect, and also what to do if you suspect your loved one has fallen victim to abuse or neglect. The resources below include valuable information that outlines what nursing home abuse and neglect looks like, where it is likely to occur, and what to do if your loved one has suffered nursing home abuse or neglect. 

  • Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Nursing Home Abuse in New York
  • Nursing Home Abuse, Is it Happening In Your County?
  • Accountability in Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

If you believe your elderly loved one has been abused or neglected contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Finkelstein & Partners has a dedicated team of attorneys prepared to assist in elder abuse and neglect cases. Click here to learn more.