Why Social Connection Is Important for Seniors

Social connection for seniors is critical, playing an essential role in their mental, emotional and physical health. Seniors with a strong social network have a better quality of life and experience superior overall health and wellness as well as being at lower risk of nursing home abuse. Benefits of Social Connection for Seniors Seniors with […]

Top 5 Senior Financial Scams to Be Aware Of

Senior financial scams are long-standing issues that have impacted older adults for decades. But the way fraudsters take advantage of the elderly is continually evolving. More sophisticated scams are using new technology to trick elders into handing over their savings, destroying people’s financial security during their most vulnerable years of life. The New York State […]

Tips for Caregivers: How to Help Seniors Maintain Their Independence

Maintaining independence for seniors is one of the biggest concerns aging adults face. By acknowledging and respecting a senior’s need for independence, caregivers can offer better quality care and foster healthy, productive relationships. Being a caregiver to a senior is a delicate task. Whether you’re a close family member or a hired health aide, you’ll […]

Sexual Abuse of Elderly Women

Elderly Women Who Have Been Sexually Abused. Sexual abuse of the elderly is one of the most unfathomable crimes and it’s critical to shed light on it. Women over the age of 70 who suffer from Alzheimer’s or dementia are more likely to become victims of abuse. This is because most abusers look for a […]

NursingHomeAbuseCenter.com Re-Launches

Nursing Home Abuse Center – Protecting Our Seniors. NursingHomeAbuseCenter.com has officially re-launched. Who we are and our mission remains the same, but we have re-tooled and re-designed our website to better serve you. We want you to be able to navigate our resources and information as easily and as quickly as possible. It may be […]