Sharing Our Stories of Elder Abuse
Awareness begins with telling our truths.
If you have an experience you are willing to share please describe it below, in 500 words or less.
We reserve the right to edit for size and errors.
Let us know if you have changed the names, and if we have permission to share it in blogs or with the media.
Once approved, we will post your story in our Elder Abuse Forum.
Elder Abuse Resources:
Find help in your community by entering your zip code or city and state.
The Administration on Aging sponsored website provides resources on elder abuse prevention, including information on reporting a suspected case of elder abuse.
The Hotline is a nonprofit organization that provides crisis intervention, information and referral to victims of domestic violence, perpetrators, friends and families. You can reach the Hotline 24 hours at 1−800−799−SAFE (7233) or TTY 1−800−787−3224.