Center for Gerontology


Faculty Research

Perceptions of Elder Mistreatment in Rural Virginia Communities
Investigators:  Karen A. Roberto
Funded By:  U.S. Department of Agriculture, State Agricultural Experiment Stations

Project Description:  The purpose of this project is to develop and pilot test an assessment tool to examine rural community resident’s perspectives on elder mistreatment (EM) and their rediness to take action against it.