World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

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ST. LOUIS — Thursday is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.  It is a day designed to speak out against the abuse and suffering inflicted on some of our older generations.  This includes the growing problem of elder financial abuse.

To find adult protective services in your community, utilize the National Elder Care Locator at or call 1-800-677-1116.