Stephen Myers, 39, was arrested by New Castle County Police after they received a call from Christiana Medical Center reporting abuse to an elderly female on Sunday.
Seniors, caregivers and governments are joining hands in observance of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
Learn more about the signs of elder abuse and how to stop or prevent it from happening.
There are laws to protect seniors from the harm that can occur at long term care facilities. And, every state has an Ombudsman who can help.
A man was arrested in Pennsylvania on charges of criminally neglecting his elderly mother, causing her to suffer serious bodily harm. What is your legal obligation to an elderly family member?
So-called “nanny cams” — hidden cameras that can be installed in one’s own home — are becoming more popular as technology improves and prices go down.