All states have guardianship laws (sometimes known as conservator laws) to protect adults who are unable to make decisions for themselves, such as medical treatment and financial decisions More →
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This is a website for professionals and not designed to accept reports of elder abuse or to respond to victims directly.
If you suspect elder abuse in NYC, call 311.
In other locations within the United States, please call the National Eldercare Locator, a public service of the US Administration on Aging, at 1-800-677-1116 or go to: http://www.eldercare.gov/
In an emergency, call your local police station or 911.
We invite you to visit our Resources page for information on community resources, organizations, and publications related to elder abuse. Visit our Quick Clips page to watch an elder abuse dramatization with expert commentary that explores the complexity of elder abuse.