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Guiding action on elder abuse

Elder abuse is a confronting issue. Compass understands it can be hard to know where to turn for help. If you or someone you know needs help tackling elder abuse, start here.

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Helping me to respond

If you are experiencing abuse, there are people and supports you can turn to, things you can do and resources you can access. Help starts here.

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Helping others to respond

If you know or suspect an older person is experiencing or at risk of abuse, read on to see what you can do. Help starts here.

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