The Illinois Department of Aging for Elder Abuse
Our Belleville, IL elder law attorneys focus on your best interests
Do you suspect that an older family member is being abused or exploited? Not sure what to do or what your options are? If you live in Illinois, the Department of Aging for Elder Abuse can investigate your claim. We can help to make sure your case gets the attention it rightfully deserves.
Our elder abuse attorneys at Courtney ∙ Clark Law, P.C. in Belleville, Illinois can help you every step of the way. We have years of experience working with families dealing with elder abuse allegations. We thoroughly understand elder law in Illinois and how to can impact every case involving elder abuse.
Common cases investigated by department
The Illinois Department of Aging for Elder Abuse takes allegations of abuse, neglect or financial exploitation of adults 60 years old or older very seriously. They also investigate similar allegations involving adults with disabilities over 18 years old.
This state agency handles a wide range of elder abuse cases, including:
- Physical abuse allegations
- Financial exploitation
- Neglect by a caregiver
- Psychological abuse
If something seems wrong, take immediate action. Report the abuse to the Illinois Department of Aging for Elder Abuse. Call the local police right away if you believe someone is in immediate danger. Then contact us. We can help.
Experienced attorneys you can count on
Cases involving elder abuse can be complicated. Our attorneys have extensive experience when it comes to dealing with the financial aspects of elder abuse. We know how to analyze and investigate allegations of financial exploitation. These cases can often be extremely complicated. That's why some law firms avoid handling them.
We can also accurately assess the financial impact of other types of elder abuse cases. We also realize such cases are about more than just money. It's about holding people accountable for their actions. That's why we would be honored to work with you. Schedule your free case evaluation today with our law firm and discover what a dedicated elder abuse attorney can do for you.