An elder abuse crisis in Minnesota has recently come to light. Abuse complaints in care facilities have skyrocketed, and state authorities have usually failed to investigate. Lawmakers must take action to protect the human rights of these important members of our society.
Below are resources showing the gravity of this crisis and steps to take to correct it.
Office of the Legislative Auditor
Report by the Governor's Consumer Workgroup
January 29, 2018
Scott Fischbach, MCCL Executive Director
MCCL Press Release
November 15, 2017
Organization of American States