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How much do you know about elder abuse?

June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. It’s a day to raise awareness of elder abuse, promote a better understanding of the issue of elder abuse and neglect, and remind ourselves that we can take actionable steps to prevent elder abuse.  

Why do we need a day for awareness?

What can I do to prevent elder abuse? 

What should I do if I think someone is being abused? 

We can all take part in creating communities that are safe and inclusive for aging adults. You can take the Ahead of the Curve Caregiver Training and learn how to identify at risk older adults in your community and refer them to the assistance they need. 

Check out our online training

Are you Ahead of the Curve? Take our short training any time to learn more about ways to support older adults in your family or community. You’ll learn to identify when someone might need more help and which resources are available for support.

Explore the Washtenaw County Senior Resource Directory

Our easy to use and regularly updated resource directory is a one-stop guide to older adult services in Washtenaw County.