Elder abuse awareness

Free resources available to use in presentations, at events, on social media and on your website.

The Office for Seniors works to raise awareness of elder abuse and of the support available through the Elder Abuse Response Service (EARS) and its free helpline. If you’re interested in raising awareness about elder abuse and its signs, we have a range of resources you can use. 

Digital resources

We have a range of digital resources, including email signatures, website graphics, and social media graphics designed for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. These are free to use under Crown Copyright.

A graphic showing a caregiver using an older person's credit card to gamble

Download elder abuse awareness social media graphics 

A digital poster showing a caregiver shouting at an older person in the car

Download Elder abuse awareness digital posters

A graphic showing an older woman remembering her abuser

Download Elder abuse awareness email and website graphics

YouTube videos

We have developed a series of short videos on the signs of abuse.  These are available on YouTube to embed on your website or use in social media.

Spotting the signs financial abuse discusses common red flags 

Free printed resources

We have a range of resources available free to order including posters, flyers, and wallet cards.  You can order these for your organisation or for personal use.

These include the publications:

  • Elder Abuse – It’s OK to help
  • You have the right to feel safe
  • Financial abuse of older people
  • Hidden harm – psychological abuse of older people
  • Don’t look away – neglect of older people

Order our elder abuse awareness resources