Welcome to Action on Elder Abuse CymruCymraeg Challenging, Preventing, Supporting Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) Cymru is a specialist charity committed to preventing abuse against older people. As the only charity in Wales to focus solely on elder abuse, we have the expertise and the experience to support victims, their families and those who care for them. Sign up for our newsletter here AEA Cymru Homepage About AEA Cymru Who we are Our Staff What we do What is Elder Abuse? Campaigning World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Conferences and events Get involved Volunteer with us Fundraise for us Support our campaigns Membership Help in your area Helpline Resources and leaflets Other Organisations Practitioners AEA Resources How we help In Wales Helpline Cymraeg Additional links: Help in your area Resources Other organisations If you are affected by abuse it is important you know this is not your fault and that there are ways to get help. It is vital you talk to someone. You can ring our dedicated, specialist helpline for advice, information and emotional support If you are worried about an older person being abused, neglected or financially exploited, call Elder Abuse Response 080 8808 8141 Monday – Friday: 9am-5pm A free helpline offering: *information *emotional support *confidentiality Are you or someone you care about experiencing elder abuse? Worried that you or an older person might be at risk of abuse or neglect and unsure what to do? Call us today for impartial advice and support. Our skilled and experienced helpline operators can help you make the best choice to keep yourself safe and put you in touch with the appropriate agencies. Our helpline is entirely confidential, free to call from a landline or mobile and will not appear on your phone bill. There are an estimated 500,000 victims of elder abuse in the UK every year. If you do not know what to do or cannot talk to anyone, the solution is in your hands. Elder abuse can be financial, physical, emotional, sexual or neglect. You can also email If you are suffering abuse or you know an older person who is, please call our free and confidential helpline.