June is Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness Month

Did you know that in the state California, Adult Protective Services (APS) receives as many as 10,000 reports of elder and dependent adult abuse per month? What’s worse is that this number continues to increase. And according to the County…

Former NY Nursing Home Owner Criminally Charged After Cutting Staff Levels So Low it was Considered Unsafe

The New York State Attorney General recently reported that the former owner and manager of an Otsego County nursing home “allegedly endangered the facility’s 200-plus elderly residents by cutting payroll and staffing and refusing to improve…

Reports Claim Nursing Homes in New Mexico Rank as Some of the Worst in the U.S.

While one report claimed a resident was left for so long that his colostomy bad began to leak, another stated that a resident who was left unsupervised wandered out of the facility and into oncoming traffic which has led to many NM nursing homes…

The State of Arizona is a Prime Target for Elder Financial Abuse

The state of Arizona has been attracting many senior citizens as of lately as many are looking for a warmer and more serene environment to live in. In 2017, the Maricopa County alone added 74,000 people to its growing population. That averages…