Abuse Elderly Prevention
Prevention of elder abuse includes:
- Maintain an active network of friends, family and activities.
- Do not allow yourself to live in an isolated environment.
- Avoid alcohol.
- See your doctor regularly.
- Do not allow others access to bank accounts.
- Do not make financial decisions under pressure.
- Demand that you be treated with dignity and respect.
- Ask for help when you need it.
Continue to Abuse Elderly Types
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