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June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day! 

Hug a senior today….or better yet spend some good ol’ quality time with them, they deserve it! Recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day and show you care by helping a senior.

Talk to them, listen to them and ensure that they know they are loved, appreciated, wanted and needed.

How Can You Help World Elder Abuse Awareness Day?

Become aware and be an advocate for seniors.

We previously published two articles on Senior Abuse…and if you missed them, today would be a great day to read them. The articles contain great information explaining senior abuse and the signs.

Senior Abuse Happens Too Often

Signs of Senior Psychological Abuse

We also want to recognize and share with you, The Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse https://cnpea.ca/en/

A wonderful organization that has essential information to help both seniors and caregivers understand the situations of senior abuse and provides great resources on prevention.  

The links below are just a few of CNPEA resources : 

https://cnpea.ca/en/what-is-elder-abuse/prevention

 https://cnpea.ca/en/what-is-elder-abuse/forms-of-abuse

https://cnpea.ca/en/what-is-elder-abuse/responding-to-abuse

 

So again on this wonderful day of World Elder Abuse Awareness and with Seniors Lifestyle Magazine’s strong passion and effort to help create greater awareness….please learn more and help the fight against Elder Abuse everywhere.

June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day literally, around the world.