Elder Abuse2021-05-20T12:43:39-04:00

Domestic Violence Later in Life

Elder Abuse is a serious problem, and unfortunately, many cases of abuse go undetected or under reported. The number of known cases of elder abuse increases each year in Virginia. It is estimated that nearly 5% of the nation’s elderly will become victims of abuse.

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Intimate Partner Violence and Rural Older Women

Fact Sheet
Professional Response
Resource List
Community Referrals
Help a Friend – Help Yourself

For more information on various types of elder abuse, please visit the CDC. For more information on services for older victims of abuse by an intimate partner, please contact our hotline 540.639.1123.