Senior Wellness: Identifying and preventing elder abuse

Senior Wellness: How to identify and prevent elder abuse

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - An estimated 90,000 Michigan seniors are victimized annually.

Elder abuse can be financial, physical, sexual, psychological, emotional and can also include neglect.

The Kent County Elder Abuse Coalition works to identify and seek justice for vulnerable adult abuse in Kent County.

Nancy Kropiewnicki, from the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan, joined the WZZM 13 Noon News to discuss how to identify and prevent elder abuse.

For more information, visit aaawm.org.

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