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Nova Scotia Government News: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Nova Scotia Government News

Press releases from the Government of Nova Scotia. Distributed by Communications Nova Scotia.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Tuesday 15 June 2021 12:40 PM UTC-07
Seniors -- Today, June 15, is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Elder abuse thrives in secrecy, isolation and silence, making it everyone's responsibility to stand up for the human rights of older adults. Awareness of elder abuse is one of the best ways to prevent it.