How To Spot Elder Abuse Event

Local News

An awareness event will be held for elder abuse, neglect and financial exploitation of vulnerable adults.

Gov. Doug Burgum proclaimed June 15th, Elder Abuse Awareness Day in here in North Dakota.

In response, representatives from the West Central Vulnerable Adults Coalition will talk about how to recognize and react to financial scams and abuse.

The event will happen tomorrow from 12:30pm 1:30pm, at Crescent Manor in Bismarck.

According to an Aging Services Division official…About one in three North Dakotans age 65 and older live alone.

This puts them at greater risk for social isolation, self-neglect, abuse and exploitation.

To report suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation of vulnerable adults in North Dakota, call toll-free 855-462-5465.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Recent Videos

Robert Suhr KX News 6pm Forecast 10-19-19

Thumbnail for the video titled "Robert Suhr KX News 6pm Forecast 10-19-19"

Robert's One Minute Forecast 10-19-19

Thumbnail for the video titled "Robert's One Minute Forecast 10-19-19"

Dakota Burger

Thumbnail for the video titled "Dakota Burger"

Bismarck vs Austin

Thumbnail for the video titled "Bismarck vs Austin"

U-Mary Women's College Soccer

Thumbnail for the video titled "U-Mary Women's College Soccer"

U-Mary Volleyball

Thumbnail for the video titled "U-Mary Volleyball"

My Pillow

Thumbnail for the video titled "My Pillow"

Military scams 2

Thumbnail for the video titled "Military scams 2"

Taylor Nursery

Thumbnail for the video titled "Taylor Nursery"

Jamboree

Thumbnail for the video titled "Jamboree"

UMary

Thumbnail for the video titled "UMary"

Friday, October 18th, 2019 - KX Storm Team Evening Forecast - Dave Holder

Thumbnail for the video titled "Friday, October 18th, 2019 - KX Storm Team Evening Forecast - Dave Holder"

Abbi

Thumbnail for the video titled "Abbi"

Mandan House Fire

Thumbnail for the video titled "Mandan House Fire"

New Roof

Thumbnail for the video titled "New Roof"

YHF

Thumbnail for the video titled "YHF"

Shop Local

Thumbnail for the video titled "Shop Local"

KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 10-18

Thumbnail for the video titled "KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 10-18"

Innovation Academy

Thumbnail for the video titled "Innovation Academy"

Twice Blessed

Thumbnail for the video titled "Twice Blessed"
More Video

KX News Trending Stories

Don't Miss

Daily Pledge

More Daily Pledge