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Protecting the Vulnerable: Identifying and Reporting Elder Abuse

Synopsis
This is an excellent training resource for all students and staff in health, housing and social care. It clearly and systematically defines different types of elder abuse; physical, emotional, sexual, financial and neglect. For each type of abuse the film outlines the indicators and appropriate responses strategies to protect vulnerable older people. Using clear summaries for each type of abuse this film is an excellent training resource for personal or group learning.
Language
English
Country
Australia
Year of release
2007
Availability
Out of distribution 2015
Subjects
Social welfare; Vocational training
Keywords
abuse of old people; care; carers; elderly persons; patient care

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
£39.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
27 minutes
Year
2013

Production Company

Name

VEA

Email
vea@vea.com.au
Web
http://www.vea.com.au/ External site opens in new window
Address
316 - 328 Napier Street
Fitzroy
3550 Victoria
Australia
Notes
The company ceased trading June 2015.

Distributor

Name

Concord Media

Email
sales@concordmedia.org.uk
Web
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01473 726 012
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG
Notes
A long-established, not-for-profit organisation with a large collection DVDs, specialising in the sectors of general and mental health, child care, race relations, war and peace, addictions, the third world, ecology, civil rights, personal relationships, educational issues, and social work training. Concord also handles titles made for the Graves Medical Audio-visual Library. Sale on DVD. Formerly known as Concord Video and Film Council. In 2014 Concord began to offer selected films as Video on Demand, via Vimeo.

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