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Something not adding up? Campaign targets financial abuse

Financial abuse campaignFINANCIAL abuse of vulnerable adults in East Sussex is being targeted in a new campaign being run in the county on behalf of the East Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board.

Financial abuse could include someone pressurising a person to make gifts or to change their will, spending money or taking possessions without consent, misusing power of attorney or obtaining money through scams. Continue reading