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The limited research in the area of elder abuse suggests that the problem is widespread and largely unreported. Over the next several decades, the problem of elder abuse is expected to grow as the population of Americans age 65+ rapidly expands. This report provides both data on these issues as well as recommendations for future data collection and funding.
Topics:Long Term Services and Supports
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation; Office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care; Data Collection; Reporting Systems; Elder Abuse; Adult Protective Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/52806