Learn CAMH Library: Ontario Info For Combatting Elder Abuse For World Elder Abuse Day

Published on June 15th, 2017 | from CAMH Education

CAMH Library: Ontario Info For Combatting Elder Abuse For World Elder Abuse Day

By Sarah Bonato, Reference/Research Librarian, CAMH Library

United Nations has designated June 15 as a day to recognized that elder abuse is a global issue which deserves the attention of the international community. There are many different types of elder abuse, including emotional abuse, financial abuse and physical abuse.

See below for information on combatting elder abuse in Ontario.

Elder Abuse Ontario
Elder Abuse Assessment Tool Kit Breaking the Silence: Giving a Voice Back to Seniors
From the Durham Elder Abuse Network in partnership with Durham Regional Police Service and the Region of Durham
An Exploration of Elder Abuse in a Rural Canadian Community by Megan MacKay-Barr and Rick Csiernik
From Critical Social Work, 2012 Vol. 13, No. 1
Preventing and Intervening in Situations of Financial Abuse: Ontario
From National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly 
Preventing and Addressing Abuse and Neglect of Older Adults: Person-Centred, Collaborative, System-Wide Approaches
From the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO)
Time for Action: Advancing Human Rights for Older Ontarians
From Ontario Human Rights Commission

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