IMPORTANT! Please do not report cases of suspected elder abuse to the Center on Elder Mistreatment. If you suspect elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation, you should report these concerns to the protective services agency in your area where the elder lives. To find the reporting number for a specific state, please click on “Report Abuse/Get Help”.
If the elder’s situation is serious, threatening, or dangerous, please call 911 or local law enforcement for immediate help.
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