Information and Support: Elder abuse
If you, or someone you know, have been affected by elder abuse, the following organisations may be able to help.
Action on Elder Abuse
Action on Elder Abuse works to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults and provides a confidential helpline for anyone concerned - including older people themselves, their friends and relatives.
Phone: 0808 808 8141 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
Compassion in Care
Compassion in Care works to break the chain of elderly abuse and provides practical advice and support to people in care, their relatives and concerned staff members.
Age UK provides free information, advice and support on the issues that matter to older people.
Phone: 0800 055 6112
Age Cymru provides free, confidential and expert advice for the over 50s in Wales.
Phone: 08000 223 444
Age NI provides information, advice and support on a wide range of issues affecting older people in Northern Ireland.
Phone: 0808 808 7575
Age Scotland provides information, advice and support on a wide range of issues affecting older people in Scotland.
Phone: 0800 12 44 222