A north Queensland grandmother who survived years of domestic abuse has inspired her children to become community leaders.
Elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult. An older adult is someone age 60 or older. The abuse occurs at the hands of a caregiver or a person the elder trusts.
When thinking about domestic violence, the image of a young family often comes to mind. But, the truth is, abuse can happen at any age. Just like other kinds of abuse, elder abuse can take many diffe
Abusers’ desire to exert power and control rarely lets up with age. Here's what victims can do if they're in a dangerous relationship.
Domestic violence isn’t ageist. Seniors are just as susceptible as their younger generations to encounter abuse at the hands of an intimate partner. The only difference is, the public is much less lik