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The National Foundation for Human Rights calls all stakeholders to stress ensuring the participation of older persons in development, and to provide primary health care for them in all health services available for them, in addition to the importance of further development of strategies for the prevention of elder abuse and their implementation.
The project engages communities to develop tools, resources and best practices on awareness and prevention of elder abuse.
In the end, the legal and policy framework is patchy, and its effectiveness is not known (Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse 2010; Podnieks 2008).
Sherman offered the following tips for prevention of elder abuse in long-term care:
In the United States, the National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the National Adult Protective Services Association released the 2004 Survey of State Adult Protective Services: Abuse of Adults 60 years of Age and Older.
11) There is a paucity of evidence on the impact of educational initiatives that address the identification, management and prevention of elder abuse.
The International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA) designated June 15 as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to raise awareness of what such abuse is and how to prevent it.
She has introduced legislation on issues such as supplying health insurance to employees who work for small businesses, prevention of elder abuse, allowing for price negotiations on prescription drugs and funding respite care for family caregivers.