elder abuse awareness day

Today is Elder Abuse Awareness Day

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June 15 marks World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, and we invite you to follow our campaign on social media, which highlights common types of abuse, causes and solutions provided by Tafta. Follow our Facebook page This year, we acknowledge the impact that Covid-19 has had in exacerbating social and economic hardships on families, which we believe increases the risk of exploitation and abuse of older persons in South Africa. There are no official reports available on the status of elder abuse during the pandemic. However early reports on domestic- and […]