Financial Abuse

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Learning Outcomes

At the end of this module you will have:

  • A better understanding of the types and indicators of financial abuse.
  • A better understanding of the need to try to communicate directly with the person affected by dementia, even when other people are doing most of the talking.
  • An understanding of the importance of knowing your organisation’s policy and procedures on financial abuse and an awareness of where to find additional information and support.


1. Pritchard, J. [ed] (July 2008) Good Practice in Safeguarding Adults: Working Effectively in Adult Protection. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

In the context of your new learning, consider how can you can better support vulnerable customers who may be at risk of financial abuse.

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