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  • Elder abuse is a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust which causes harm or distress to an older person» (OMS, 2002). Mistreatment of older adults can be physical, psychological or emotional, sexual, material or financial, a violation of human rights or neglect.

    (MFA, 2010)

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  • Various information on our website will be updated in the next few weeks. So stay tuned!

  • New references as well as new reading summaries are available online in our Quebec scientific watch.

In situation of emergency

If you are living a mistreatment situation or you are witness of a situation and you wish to obtain information or help, please contact the Elder Abuse Help Line (for Québec residents)

1 888 489-ABUS (2287)

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