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Elder Abuse: Risk and Protective Factors

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  • Website: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Resource type: General web page

Summary - The message of this resource is:

A combination of individual, community, relational, and societal factors contribute to the risk of someone being abusive or neglectful to elders. There is also a combination of indiviudal, community and relational protective factors that can decrease the risk of an elder being abused or neglected. Read this resource to learn more about both these groups of factors.

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abuse, relationship, vulnerable, social support

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Rated on: 1/25/2022 2:42:45 PM

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