Elder Abuse Resource Information

Elder abuse is a growing problem across the nation.

According to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA), a combination of psychological, social, and economic factors, along with the mental and physical conditions of the victim and the perpetrator, contribute to the occurrence of elder maltreatment.

It has been estimated that roughly two-thirds of all elder abuse perpetrators are family members. For more information, please see the following resources.

Wisconsin

National

Last Revised: May 24, 2017