Kathleen Kelly on Caregiving in blog and upcoming Twitter Chat

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Family Care Giver Alliance / National Center on Caregiving Executive Director Kathleen Kelly has written a blog on Caregiving Issues for the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA). In her posting Kelly addresses what can be done to mitigate potential elder abuse by caregivers. The suggestions are based on research outlined in both The Elder Justice Roadmap and a policy brief Preventing Elder Abuse by Family Caregivers.

Click here to read Kathleen Kelly’s NCEA blog on Caregiving Issues.

Kelly will also participate in an NCEA Twitter Chat this Friday, May 8, 1 p.m. ET, on the subject of Caregiving where she will further the conversation on how caregivers can be supported to prevent elder mistreatment. On Twitter use the hashtag #WEAADweekly to participate. For further information visit twitter.com/NCEAatUSC. The subject of Caregiving is week five of NCEA’s 10 week countdown to World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD).

 

Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015