‘Break out of culture silence’

Senior Citizens celebrate the Elderly Awareness Abuse Day at Valelevu Hart head office yesterday. Picture: ATU RASEA

OVER the past four years there were 128 cases of either applications or enquiries for placement of older persons into State administered homes. All cases were based on either neglect or abandonment categories of elder abuse. Department of Social Welfare director Rupeni Fatiaki said last week alone there were three cases of elderly abuse. Speaking […]

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