ABUSE & NEGLECT Information & Resources

Financial Exploitation Information & Resources

What is elder financial exploitation?

 As defined by the Older Americans Act:  Financial exploitation is the fraudulent or otherwise illegal, unauthorized, or improper actions by a caregiver, fiduciary, or other individuals in which the resources of an older person are used by another for personal profit or gain; or actions that result in depriving an older person of the benefits, resources, belongings, or assets to which they are entitled.  Elder financial exploitation is the theft of money, property or belongings.

If you or a loved one feels like you have been a victim of Financial Exploitation contact the following numbers: