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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 15 June 2019


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Elder abuse is a global social issue which affects the health and human rights of millions of older people around the world, and an issue which deserves the attention of the international community.

The United Nations General Assembly designated June 15 as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. It represents the one day in the year when the whole world voices its opposition to the abuse of older people.

For more information on the event and how you can get involved, visit the Action on Elder Abuse website.

If you are worried that an older person may be suffering abuse, tell us your concerns and we will do something about it.

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