Action on Elder Abuse – Helpline

Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) Scotland works to protect vulnerable older people from harm and abuse. They support those experiencing (or at risk of) harm and abuse, as well as raising awareness and advocating effective prevention.

Service Description

Action on Elder Abuse have helpline in Scotland for anyone concerned about harm or abuse of an older person. The Elder Abuse helpline can offer free and impartial advice and support on:

  • financial harm or exploitation
  • physical abuse
  • emotional or psychological abuse
  • sexual harm or abuse
  • neglect

The Helpline: 080 8808 8141
Opening Times: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday

It is free and confidential to call. Anyone can call the helpline – whether you are at risk or experiencing harm or are worried about someone else.

For more information contact scotland@elderabuse.org.uk or see www.elderabuse.org.uk/helpline

Service Categories

Eligibility

Intended Client Groups:

  • Older People

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Service Contact

Tel: 080 8808 8141
Website: www.elderabuse.org.uk/elder-abuse-helpline-scotland

Provider's Name: Action on Elder Abuse

Type: Charity/Voluntary

Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) Scotland works to protect older people from harm, abuse and neglect. They support those experiencing (or at risk of) harm, as well as raising awareness and advocating effective prevention. Action on Elder Abuse, who work across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, are the first charity to address elder abuse and the only charity in the UK working on the issue exclusively today.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 080 8808 8141
Website: www.elderabuse.org.uk/elder-abuse-helpline-scotland

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