By Ian Henschke, National Seniors Chief Advocate
Have you ever asked yourself what constitutes elder abuse? Could it be an adult daughter or son who “encourages” their aged parent to move out of their home for their “own good”, then promptly moves in themselves – or sells the property and pockets the money?
This is now called inheritance impatience!
Could it be an aged care facility that delivers meals and drinks but doesn’t check whether they’ve been consumed?