Caregiver Abuse

As a larger and larger percentage of our population join the ranks of the elderly (projected to be 20% by 2050), no matter how much longer we’re able to take care of ourselves and stay at home, more and more of us will end up in “retirement communities” of one form or another. That makes it all the more important that these facilities actually take care of the elderly, and today, it’s all too often the case that they don’t. This article highlights the larger problem by describing one particular instance in North Carolina.

Senior_Caregiver Abuse