Knowledge Bank

A collection of Hourglass' most commonly requested information,
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Types of Abuse Resources

Are you worried?

If you’re worried an older person might be experiencing harm or abuse but they won’t talk to you about it

This booklet provides information on:

• different types of harm and abuse which older people may experience

• helping you understand why they may be reluctant to tell someone what is happening

• what you can do to help them.