Spotting the Signs of Elder Abuse

It’s time to transition your elderly loved one to a nursing home or assisted living center. You’ve done your research and compared facilities, and you feel good about your choice. But what if Grandma says she doesn’t like her new home? Is she just cranky and adjusting...

Preventing Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Although actual incidents of nursing home abuse are low, the thought of it frightens residents and families all over. While nursing home residents, they still have protection. The Nursing Home Residents’ Bill of Rights states that residents have the right to live in...

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

The thought is upsetting, but nursing home abuse  and neglect happens too frequently. This can happen in their own homes, in a relatives’ home and even in facilities responsible for their care. If a senior citizen is in a living situation where they cannot defend...