Elder Abuse and Awareness

Vyasamoorthy
Vyasamoorthy
from Hyderabad
7 years ago

Evey JUne 15th the world observes WORLD ELDER ABUSE AWARENESS DAY. 

As a person connected with Senior citizens I have read a lot of stories.

But, I would like to lear from INdiblog friends: Have you read ANY story relating to Elder Abuse in your city / town?  what was the most horyfying one according to you?

You don't need to be long. Just hints / refrences will do Thanks

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Vyasamoorthy
Vyasamoorthy
from Hyderabad
7 years ago

Thanks. Kindly give me link to your post. I tried to locate it in vain.

Shall I re-post it in my blog with your permission, if found useful to my readers?

 

Nandini Deka
from Bombay
7 years ago

posting links in not allowed, but u can find it under the 'social issues' - the last one

Animesh
from Mumbai
7 years ago

Nandini, as per forum guidelines, you can post links relevant to the discussion.

Vyasamoorthy
Vyasamoorthy
from Hyderabad
7 years ago

I have located the post and placedmy comments there. Good post. Creating awareness is half the job done.

Thanks

Nandini Deka
from Bombay
7 years ago

thanks, i didnt want to write at first as that family is quite well known to us, but their actions somewhat appalled me.

Vyasamoorthy
Vyasamoorthy
from Hyderabad
7 years ago

Thanks to Animesh Mishra.

Pl see my most recent post - China has introduced a law obligating youngsters to visit their old parents frequently.

 

Elder abuse is increasing all over the world - not just in India.

 


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