You can report suspected abuse to Adult Protective Services. Contact information is found at the bottom of every page.
Some of the signs of abuse taking place are unexplained injuries, sudden decrease of financial resources, and sudden changes in mood or behavior.
Further explanation can be found on the Risk Factors and Indicators page..
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I have heard in recent years that OKCupid has become less free and that they do encourage people to pay, but there is still a free version.
Services will be provided that reduce the risk to the adult and which support the adult’s ability to stay in the community for as long as possible.
Adults with mental capacity have the right to exercise free choice in deciding whether to accept services.
Match.com, which is another one of the largest online dating sites, offers a few discounts and promotions although these are less advertised than many other sites.
They offer a 3-day free trial as well as a 25% discount.
These free weekends normally run from a Friday until Sunday but occasionally run longer, up to 10 days.
For the recent history of see my post on e Harmony Free Communication Weekends.
If there are questions about the adult’s mental capacity, then a mental health evaluation will be pursued to determine if court-ordered interventions should be provided.