Skip to main content

ELDER ABUSE IS NOT JUST WRONG IT MAY BE A CRIME IN CALIFORNIA.

Elder abuse, may be a crime and California has an array of laws to protect our most vulnerable citizens. These laws may be found in the Penal Code, the Health and Safety Code and the Welfare and Institutions code.

Additional resources provided by the author

California Association for Elder Law Reform - this is great resource for elders in need of information about their rights and available remedies.
California Superior Courts - another great place to find very helpful information.

Rate this guide


Recommended articles about Wills and estates

Can’t find what you’re looking for?


Post a free question on our public forum.

Ask a Question

- or -

Search for lawyers by reviews and ratings.

Find a Lawyer