National campaign to root out Financial Abuse of vulnerable people

October 16-22

A national campaign to raise awareness of and root out Financial Abuse of vulnerable adults is taking place this week form Monday October 16th to Sunday October 22nd.

The campaign will include details of the subtle nature of financial abuse and the urgent need for the State, Financial Institutions, Post Offices, Nursing Homes, families and carers to recognise and tackle financial abuse of vulnerable adults.

The campaign is being led by the National Safeguarding Committee – which is comprised on over 20 leading public and voluntary sector bodies.

More information at or contact Ronan Cavanagh, Cavanagh Communications (086) 317 9731.