Elder abuse and neglect – helpguide.org

Elder abuse and neglect – helpguide.org

This is an American website, but it is still helpful and relevant when thinking about elder abuse and its prevention. It is particularly good at discussing the signs of elder abuse (not necessarily physical), as well as for considering the possibilities and harm of...
Carers UK

Carers UK

Carers UK are a wonderful charity dedicated to carers (young and old) caring for those of any age. They have a forum to speak with other carers on, and resources to find direct help. You can find out all about your legal rights etc. on this website. Click here to...
Action on Elder Abuse charity

Action on Elder Abuse charity

This charity is a superb resource for facts and advice regarding elder abuse. Visit their website here. There are five types of abuse, which are not limited to just physical injury. Physical elder abuse: Intentional pain or injury to the body, from physical violence...
Help for carers of elderly people

Help for carers of elderly people

The term ‘carer’ could apply to a wide variety of people. Carers can be professionals who visit the elderly at home, or who work in hospitals or care homes. Or, a carer could be a spouse, partner, family member or friend. Whatever brought about your...