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Resources

It is the desire of ARCS to provide resources that help inform and educate members of our community in crisis intervention response; as well as, in the prevention of violence and unhealthy behaviors. We hope the current information is helpful to you. Please check back periodically for updates.

Elder Abuse

Signs of an Unhealthy Relationship
Does Your Family Member or Caregiver. . . . .

  • Ignore you?
  • Neglect your medical needs?
  • Ridicule you?
  • Restrain you?
  • Isolate you?
  • Misuse and/or control your money?
  • Have abuse in family history and/or abuse alcohol/drugs?
  • Throw objects at you or destroy your belongings?
  • Threaten to hurt you, family members or pets?
  • Make all decisions and you don’t have a right to say no?
  • Have weapons?
  • Scare you and have a volatile temper?
  • Threaten to or force you to have sex?
  • Make you feel uncomfortable?

Signs of a Healthy Relationship
Does Your Family Member or Caregiver. . . . .

  • Respect your dignity?
  • Treat your fairly?
  • Listen to you?
  • Involve you in decisions?
  • Make you feel safe?
  • Communicate honestly?
  • Explain your medical needs?
  • Assist you in financial decisions?
  • Encourage friendships?
  • Support your daily needs?

For more information call 513-695-1107