Common Questions

(Elder Abuse)

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What is elder abuse?
Who is at risk of elder abuse?
How common is elder abuse?
Why is elder abuse under reported?
How do I spot elder abuse?
Who is required to report elder abuse?
What should I do if I suspect elder abuse?
Who should I contact if I suspect abuse?
How can I protect myself form abuse, neglect, and exploitation?
What should I do if I am a victim of elder abuse?
Who can I turn to for help with elder abuse in Wyoming?
What are the laws regarding elder abuse in Wyoming?
What are things that can be done to prevent elder abuse?