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Preventing Elder Abuse
Senior Rights Service Brochure
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

A brochure outlining the legal, advocacy and education services provided to older people. 

Responding to Elder Abuse, Service Providers
Legal and Social Support
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: QLD

Scott McDougall explains the elder abuse response model developed by the Caxton Legal Centre in Queensland. The model involves pairing a lawyer and a social worker together to do outreach to a person's home. 

Understanding Elder Abuse, Responding to Elder Abuse
Law Reform and Elder Abuse
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Hon. Justice Sarah Derrington and Matt Corrigan discuss the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) Report which includes 43 recommendations for law reform to address elder abuse. 

Understanding Elder Abuse, Types of Abuse
Criminalising Financial Elder Abuse
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Brian Herd explains how financial elder abuse can be difficult to prove, as perpetrators of financial elder abuse can have no understanding that what they are doing is wrong. 

Preventing Elder Abuse, Types of Abuse
Banking and Financial Abuse
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Hon. Anna Bligh AC discusses the Australian Banking Association's (ABA) guidelines aimed at protecting elderly customers from potential financial abuse. 

Preventing Elder Abuse
Lawyers and Prevention
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Darryl Browne discusses how lawyers can be active in preventing financial elder abuse by assisting clients when drawing up enduring documents. 

Understanding Elder Abuse, Ageism, Age Discrimination
Ageism and Powers of Attorney
By: Seniors Rights Service
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

Commissioner Kay Patterson AO explains causes of elder abuse including, ageism, inheritance impatience, family breakdown and lack of understanding of Powers of Attorney. 

Preventing Elder Abuse
Savvy & Safe
By: Australian Banking Association
For: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

A guide to help older people to avoid abuse, scams and fraud.

Preventing Elder Abuse
Family Agreements - Know Your Rights and Responsibilities
By: Advocare
For: WA

This guide deals with the potential benefits of Family Agreements, some of the things that can go wrong, and what you need to know, and do, to protect your rights and your property.

Preventing Elder Abuse, Understanding Elder Abuse, Types of Abuse
Preventing Financial Abuse
By: Advocare
For: WA

This factsheet offers tips to empower older people to prevent financial abuse.