Elders facing ‘pandemic’ of abuse and neglect: MLA

Elders experiencing abuse in small communities are in a “pandemic” situation where they feel helpless and abandoned, said Dehcho MLA Ron Bonnetrouge on Tuesday. Speaking in the legislative assembly, Bonnetrouge said the problem has been going on for years, with victims feeling neglected by other people, organizations and even social workers. “I hear about neglect. […]