Know the Signs of Elder Abuse

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that over 500,000 older Americans are abused or neglected each year. Knowing how to identify elder abuse and what to do if you suspect abuse is crucial to protecting your loved ones. Types of Elder Abuse While you may think of elder abuse as physical abuse, […]

Call 811 Before Digging to Prevent Injuries and Outages

As the weather gets warmer, you’re probably planning outdoor projects and thinking about updating the landscaping. April is National Safe Digging Month for a reason! It’s a great reminder to call 811 before starting any digging project. Why You Need to Get Underground Utility Lines Marked Underground utility lines are damaged approximately every six minutes. […]

How to Report Elder Abuse

Older Americans can be vulnerable to elder abuse, especially when they are in the care of others. June 15th is World Elder Abuse Day, so let’s take a look at how to report elder abuse in Indiana. Who is an Endangered Adult? In the State of Indiana, an endangered adult is an individual who is […]