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National Domestic Violence Hotline
This toll-free, anonymous hotline provides support counseling for victims of domestic violence and links to more than 4,000 local support services for abused women across the U.S. The hotline operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
1-800-799-7233 TDD 1-800-787-3224
National Center on Elder Abuse(NCEA)
The NCEA is a resource for public and private agen- cies, professionals, service providers, and individuals interested in elder abuse prevention information, training, technical assistance, and research. 1-855-500-3537
Adult Protective Services
Adult Protective Services (APS), present in all 50 states, is designated to receive and investigate allega- tions of elder abuse and neglect. Each state has a primary agency that houses APS. It may be the Area Agency on Aging, the Division of Aging, the Depart- ment of Aging, or the Department of Social Services. www.napsa-now.org
American Psychological Association. (2012). Elder abuse and neglect:
In search of solutions.
Retrieved from http://www.apa.org.proxy1.calsouthern.edu/pi/aging/res ources/guides/elder-abuse.aspx