Elderly Man:  What is Elder Abuse 

Oklahoma resources

In Oklahoma, during fiscal year 2003, Adult Protective Services investigated approximately 16,000 reports of abuse, neglect, self-neglect, exploitation, and verbal abuse of vulnerable adults. Of the cases investigated, well over half (61%) were confirmed. Sixty-four percent of the cases in 2003 involved self-neglect. Another 14 percent involved caregiver neglect, and 13 percent involved financial exploitation.

State Government Agencies

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  • Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-800-522-3511
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