Speak up on financial abuse

Every year, more than a million older people are physically, psychologically, financially or sexually abused, or neglected in the UK. That’s one in six older people who are victims of abuse.

Hourglass is the only charity dedicated to calling time on the harm, abuse and exploitation of older people across the United Kingdom. With more than 25 years’ experience and expertise, its mission is to listen, advise and support vulnerable older people and all those affected throughout the UK.

Hourglass has a dedicated support hotline where anyone can get in touch if they’re concerned about the abuse of exploitation of older people. Call the charity on 0808 808 8141 or visit its website.

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