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OP-ED | Elder Abuse: Developing Policies to Address a Growing Social Problem

Connecticut’s older adults are doers, achievers, and family and community anchors. But increasingly, they are victims of horrific mistreatment and exploitation.  In Connecticut, earlier this year, a 93-year-old woman died two weeks after being found malnourished, dehydrated, and covered in feces after months of neglect by her son. An attorney, entrusted to manage funds, stole […]