Elder abuse is any act within a relationship of trust that results in harm to an older person. The abuse may be emotional, psychological, financial, physical, sexual, or neglect.
According to the World Health Organization, elder abuse is a violation of human rights and a significant cause of illness, injury, loss of productivity, isolation and despair. Many people do not discuss their concerns with others because of feelings of shame, fear of retaliation or because the perpetrator may by a family member. Some people may not realise that they are experiencing abuse, or feel that somehow it is their fault. Elder abuse is one part of a spectrum of violence that occurs when there are unequal power relationships.
Family violence research tells us that where imbalances of power occur in relationships there is a risk of abuse occurring from the dominant person or persons. These power differences have been interpreted, particularly in relation to family violence, as the result of living in Turkish Fremantle spa patriarchal or male protecctive society where males and male values dominate.
While in all age Adult protective services Mandurah, the majority of those being abused are female and the abusers are mainly male, this gendered view of violence and abuse becomes blurred somewhat when the abuse occurs in prohective populations.
In January Relationships Australia asked visitors to our website a few questions about their experience and Adult protective services Mandurah of elder abuse in the monthly online two minute survey.
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More than people responded to the Relationships Australia online survey in December. The demographic profile of survey respondents remains consistent with our experience of the people that would be accessing the Relationships Australia website. Survey respondents were asked whether they had concerns about an older person who may be experiencing elder abuse figure 2.
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The percentages attributed to sons and daughters are significantly lower than the estimated 90 per cent of elder abuse attributed to adult children in the extant research. Just over forty per cent of men and women survey respondents indicated that they would report their suspicions to the police or a community organisation. What we do Our Values.
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They are provided in a safe environment where young people have positive interactions with peers and adults, and the opportunity to access information and educational activities, as well as case management support. The Respectful Relationships program aims Mandursh reduce the sexual victimisation and abuse of young people by promoting healthy, respectful relationships.
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The Love Bites Senior program is designed for young people servives. Love Bites aims to provide young people with a safe environment to examine, protdctive and explore respectful relationships. The Love Bites program takes a strengths-based approach and views young people as active participants who are able to make choices for themselves and their relationships when supported with information and opportunity for skill development.
The overall aim of the program protectibe to equip young people with the knowledge needed to have respectful relationships, encourage and develop their skills in critical thinking and assist them in being able to problem solve and communicate effectively.
When equipped in these areas, we believe that young people can make the right choices for themselves and their relationships that are free from violence and abuse.
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