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Elderly Abuse Conference Held

A commission on aging invited service providers and community members participate in an elder abuse conference. The sessions included information about different types of advice and the resources available to victims. At the conference they discussed that the most common type of elder abuse is neglect. Elder abuse awareness is extremely important because there are so many undocumented cases of elder abuse every year. Illinois should make elder abuse awareness a top priority. To read more about the elder abuse conference, please click the link.