Elder Abuse: A National Disgrace : a Report

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1985 - Aged - 64 pages
 

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Page 27 - Claude Pepper, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care of the House Select Committee on Aging...
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Page 1 - It seemed obvious that the Federal Government could play a similar role in the analogous area of elder abuse.
Page 23 - We have always known that America is a violent society . . . What is new and surprising is that the American family and the American home are perhaps as or more violent than any other single American institution or setting (with the exception of the military, and only then in time of war). Americans run the greatest risk of assault, physical injury, and even murder in their own homes by members of their own families.
Page 3 - Subcommittee learned that elder abuse is far less likely to be reported than child abuse. While one out of three child abuse cases is reported, only one out of five cases of elder abuse comes to the attention of appropriate authorities.
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Page 53 - ... Adult Services Ohio Department of Public Welfare Division of Services to Adults and Families 30 East Broad Street Columbus, OH 43215 OKLAHOMA Dept. of Human Services, Aging Division, Support Services Unit 312 NE 28th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73105 OREGON Senior Services Division Program Assistance Section 313 Public Service Building Salem, OR 97310 PENNSYLVANIA Department of Public Welfare PO Box 2675 Harrisburg, PA 17105 RHODE ISLAND Department of Elderly Affairs 79 Washington Street Providence,...

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