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Elder Abuse Hits Close To Home For Victims

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 7:46 am | Age Concern Auckland

As we approach World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15th Age Concern Auckland’s CEO, Kevin Lamb is calling for all Aucklanders to take a stand and speak out against elder abuse, which in 4 out of 5 cases is committed by a member of the victim’s ... More >>

Age Concern Auckland Urging Elderly To Stay At Home And Reach Out For Support During Lockdown

Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 3:57 pm | Age Concern Auckland

Age Concern Auckland is concerned that vulnerable older people living alone are putting themselves at risk by venturing out during the Covid-19 lockdown to get groceries, visit the bank or to collect medications. Age Concern Auckland CEO Kevin Lamb says ... More >>

Age Concern Auckland Urging Community To Reach Out To Vulnerable Elderly During Home Isolation

Monday, 23 March 2020, 4:24 pm | Age Concern Auckland

With the worsening COVID-19 crisis and over 70s now being asked to stay at home, Age Concern Auckland is concerned about the impact this could have on an already isolated and lonely group. Age Concern Auckland CEO Kevin Lamb says, “Research ... More >>

We can all do our part to stop elder abuse

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 3:38 pm | Age Concern Auckland

Cornelius Wiley is an 86-year-old man who lived for years as a slave in his own home. More >>