Ireland: Increase in elder abuse case reports

With 2,302 cases of elder abuse were reported last year, this Irish Health Service Executive (HSE) observed a 9% increase, reported Raidió Teilifís Eireann (RTE). Types of abuse ranged from psychological abuse to theft. According to the HSE, 80+ were more likely to be victims of such abuses. The RTE article is available here.

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