Every Year 5 Million Elderly Adults are Abused or Neglected and Most Crimes are Never Discovered

Every Year 5 Million Elderly Adults are Abused or Neglected and Most Crimes are Never Discovered

Every year, some 5 million older adults are abused, neglected, or exploited to the tune of about $2.6 billion; only about one in five of these crimes are ever discovered.[i] June 15 has been World Elder Abuse Awareness Day since 2006.

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Christine Hammett

Is a baby only real if he is wanted? Please, choose life! Chris Hammett is a pro-life blogger (EmpowerShop.net) and 40 Days for Life participant joining millions in praying for an end to abortion and for Personhood from conception until natural death. She lives in Central Florida and has been married for 40+ years. Owen Osvaldo (O.O.) is their first grandchild. She previously worked as a graphic and web designer with Empower Creative Services LLC. She's a writer at Commonsense Constitutional Conservatives (Lanterns.Buzz).