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    A large number of elderly abuse cases end up in courts. What are some of preventions you can recommend to deal with the elderly abuse through family rather than courts (considering a large number of elderly people are incapable of going to court to protect themselves)?

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    Most of the preventative measures I would suggest have to do with help. Families are overwhelmed with the daily issues of life and often have limited time to engage in taking care of and elderly relative or friend. There should be more outlets offering information and help in getting needs taken care of for the elderly. Building codes in many areas are not conducive to having the elderly moved in with ...

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    A discussion on ways to prevent abuse of elderly citizens.