Vulnerable adult abuse

Duration: 12min 30sec Views: 1561 Submitted: 03.04.2020
Category: Double Penetration
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Vulnerable adult protection and elder abuse

Elder Abuse and Elder Financial Exploitation Statutes | EJI | Department of Justice

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Abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults

Abuse is a form of mistreatment by one individual that causes harm to another person. If you witness a life-threatening situation involving a senior or adult with disabilities, immediately call Please contact your local APS office for additional information. If you witness a life-threatening situation involving a senior or adult with disabilities, dial Contact your local Adult Protective Services agency any time you observe or suspect the following:.
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