Elder Abuse – What Is It?

HealthLink BC produced Elder Abuse Prevention Files: Preventing Abuse and Neglect of Older AdultsAbuse and Neglect of Older Adults: Information for Family CaregiversAbuse and Neglect of Older Adults: Understanding Gender Differences, and Financial Abuse of Older Adults. The BC Centre for Elder Advocacy and Support is part of the team that reviewed these files.  To view  these files, click on the links below.

http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthfiles/hfile93a.stm
http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthfiles/hfile93b.stm
http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthfiles/hfile93c.stm
http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthfiles/hfile93d.stm

The HealthLinkBC Files provide information on key health topics, including elder abuse prevention. Most files are available in English and translated languages. You can search or browse the HealthLinkBC Files for information about a specific health topic or concern at http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/servicesresources/healthlinkbcfiles/index.html.