Elder Abuse http://kcur.org en Colyer Urges Public To Report Adult Abuse http://kcur.org/post/colyer-urges-public-report-adult-abuse <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lt. </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jeff </span>Colyer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Wednesday urged </span>Kansans<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to be quick in letting state officials know when they suspect an older adult is being abused or neglected.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Elder abuse is something that should not be tolerated,” he said, addressing an early afternoon rally in a parking lot next to the </span>Jayhawk<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Area Agency on Aging.</span></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Dave Ranney 57961 at http://kcur.org Colyer Urges Public To Report Adult Abuse Top Of The Morning News: Monday, June 18, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-monday-june-18-2012 <p>Kansans can speak out on proposed changes to the Medicaid program.&nbsp; The Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services tries to identify elder abuse cases.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s a daily roundup of headlines from KCUR.</p><p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 13:31:25 +0000 Maria Carter 19563 at http://kcur.org Kansas Increases Staff to Investigate Suspected Elder Abuse http://kcur.org/post/kansas-increases-staff-investigate-suspected-elder-abuse <p>The Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services has launched a new campaign to stop elder abuse.&nbsp; SRS is also beefing-up efforts to identify cases of abuse among disabled adults. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 20:35:04 +0000 Stephen Koranda 19467 at http://kcur.org