Pennsylvania is home to over 2.4 million persons over the age of 65.
As we look ahead, there are areas that will require continued attention, as well as new areas we intend to develop.
Elder financial abuse is one form of elder abuse, and it is one of the top three cases reported to Pennsylvania Adult Protective Services.
We are harnessing the
power of our department’s research into financial issues to provide a channel
to our stakeholders, media, and consumers that will allow for more expository
writing on complex subjects. This blog will promote our agency’s primary communications
goals: To help
Pennsylvania consumers make educated decisions with their money and protect
their assets; communicate department news and perspective;
and inform and influence regulatory and consumer protection issues on the
state and national levels.