10 Questions for David Seymour: #6

by Care Alliance, 18 July 2017

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#6 How do you prevent subtle coercion of older people?

 

Conclusion: It will not be possible to prevent or even detect subtle coercion of older people. Large numbers (in the Auckland area more than 50%) of our elders in New Zealand are already lonely, itself a form of systemic coercion, while significant and growing numbers report being coerced by, or not trusting, family members.