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WORLD ELDERLY ABUSE AWARENESS DAY; 15th JUNE.

WORLD ELDERLY ABUSE AWARENESS DAY; 15th JUNE.

Every society most have elders whom everyone emulates, respect. Elders are the mirror of every society. They represent the pride, diginity, and morals of the society. A society where there are no elders the society is bound to fail in all aspect of life endeavors.

Today the 14th of June is observe as World elderly abuse awareness day, it is a day that represents the one day in a year when the whole world voices it’s opposition to the abuse and suffering inflicted to some of our older generations. Violence, particularly sexual violence perpetrated against older women and men, physical attacks stemming from accusations of witchcraft and other deep`rooted cultural bias, discrimination and greed often remain shrouded in the global discourse on elder abuse.
Non Governmental Organization, government, Civil society organizations join join to commemorate with the day.
Happy world elderly abuse awareness day from JTSLTA and MDSCF

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