Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeGLASGOW: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively counter the growing threat.

1197:For three-and-a-half years, Ed Dik has been advocating loudly for his parents in a local long-term care home.

Now he feels like his voice has been given amplification.

Last week, Dik spoke at a news conference about a class-action lawsuit against the Revera nursing home chain.

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.