Search Compass

6 results
Policy

SA Code of Practice

SA Code of Practice

The South Australian Adult Safeguarding Unit's policy states the requirements for aged care services, service provides and professionals when gaining consent, referrals, investigations and sharing of information, with or for elderly people. 

SA
General Information
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Policy

WA Strategy to Respond to Elder Abuse

Government of Western Australia Department of Communities

This comprehensive strategic policy describes the plans of the Western Australian Government to reduce and respond to the prevalence of elder abuse drastically by 2029. 

WA
General Information
Research & Reports
Policy

Policy and Advocacy

COTA ACT

COTA offers policy and advocacy initiatives that are aimed to reduce and respond to the disadvantages and discrimination of older people in the Australian Capital Territory. 

ACT
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Policy

Preventing and Responding to Abuse of Older People in NSW

NSW Government Communities & Justice

A New South Wales Interagency Policy aimed at preventing and responding to abuse of older people. 

NSW
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Policy

The AFCA Approach to Financial Elder Abuse

Australian Financial Complaints Authority

This document focuses on financial elder abuse, which is one of the most common forms of elder abuse. The scope of this approach relates mainly to financial elder abuse in banking transactions. 

ACT
NSW
NT
QLD
SA
TAS
VIC
WA
National
Financial Abuse of Older People
Legal & Financial Resources
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Policy

Australia's National Plan

Attorney-General's Department

Outlines the Government's policy to understand, reduce and prevent cases of elder abuse through identifying multiple priority areas and subsequent initiatives to tackle elder abuse nationwide.

ACT
National
NSW
NT
QLD
SA
TAS
VIC
WA
Policies, Legislation & Protocols