Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crime DALLAS: Retirement communities and skilled nursing homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively counter the growing threat.

1112: A skilled nursing home has confirmed that it has dismissed four care assistants as a result of an internal investigation.

The investigation was launched after a number of alleged incidents came to light in which residents’ privacy had been breached…

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.