Elderly Man:  What is Elder Abuse 

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In Virginia, during fiscal year 2002, Adult Protective Services received 11,306 reports of elder/adult abuse and maltreatment. Of these, almost three-quarters (7,960) were substantiated.


State Government Agencies

Laws and Regulations Sources for Statistics: Help Line and Hotlines
  • Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-888-83-ADULT or 1-888-832-3858
  • Family Violence/Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-888-838-8238
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