On June 8, INSPQ (The Quebec Public Health and Expertise Center) made available an English-language version of the chapter on the mistreatment of older adults written by the Research Chair in April 2018.

The chapter presents the state of scientific knowledge of the problem including: definition, scale, risk factors and prevention practices.

To learn more, consult the following links:

French version (PDF) of this chapter

English version (PDF) of this chapter

In situation of emergency

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

1 888 489-ABUS (2287)

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Research Chair on Mistreatment of Older Adults
Research Centre on Aging – CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS
1036, Belvédère Sud
Sherbrooke (Québec)
J1H 4C4

Telephone : 1 819 780-2220, extension 45621

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