California Elder Abuse Blogs

Bed at nursing home with nurse and wheelchair on background.

Nearly 1 in 10 elderly persons experience some form of elder abuse, with millions of cases each. Yet statistics tell us that only 1 in 14 cases of elder abuse are ever reported to authorities. This indicates that many thousands of incidents of elder abuse are occurring across Southern California, but the vast majority of […]

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old woman on the ground

When a parent goes to live in a nursing home, it can be easy to second-guess oneself with questions about the care she is receiving and what role you should play in monitoring her well-being and taking action regarding the administration of the nursing home if need be. Taking care of the elderly is not […]

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Young nurse and female senior in nursing home, measurements are taken or administrative duties taken care of

Nearly 1 in 10 senior citizens in the U.S. faces elder abuse from a caregiver, relative, or other party, yet only a fraction of these instances of elder abuse are ever reported. Why is that the case? Because, often times the person who is the victim of the abuse is unable to understand the caregiver […]

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