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World Wide Elder Abuse Awareness Day

On Saturday, June 15th, the Elder Abuse Institute will join businesses who are spreading the message “No Excuse for Elder Abuse” in recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Raising... Read More

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Three New Posters Published

As part of our ongoing campaign to educate people about elder abuse, we have produced seven unique posters which can be shared widely. All of the posters are available here.... Read More

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11 Things You Can Do

Everyone has a role to play in preventing elder abuse. This downloadable flyer published by the National Center on Elder Abuse gives you 11 easy steps you can take to help prevent abuse. Read More

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Protect Yourself from Financial Exploitation

Great article from Consumer Reports that highlites a variety of financial exploitation cases in detail. Including those in Maine. We are fortunate in Maine to have a number of trained law enforcement officers and Legal Services for the Elderly, all of whom protect the rights and dignity of Maine's seniors. Learn more about financial exploitation, and how you can protect yourself or your loved one, by reading this article. And forward it along to friends, family and neighbors. Read More

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Scam Alert

Maine's Attorney General has advised people to be on the look out for a scam involving utilitiy bills. Review the attached article to learn the nature of this particular scam and what to watch for. Read More

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