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Seniors Rights Victoria

Seniors Rights Victoria operates a state-wide elder abuse helpline, with information, support, advice, advocacy, education to prevent and address elder abuse. They also provide legal information, advice and casework.

VIC

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm

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Southern Communities Advocacy Legal and Education Services WA

Southern Communities Advocacy Legal Education Service provides free legal advice, information and representation to low income people living in the Kwinana and Rockingham area.

WA

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm

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Support Services for Remote and Indigenous Aged Care

Australian Government Department of Health

The report outlines the availability of assistance for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Indigenous elders in rural and remote areas to address challenges in aged care services. 

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Access and Support - Aged Care

ECCV

This report outlines help available in Victoria to a variety of elderly Australians with diverse needs, disabilities or circumstances for example living in rural and remote communities.  

VIC
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Diversity and Financial Elder Abuse in Victoria

Monash University

This report outlines and displays findings from previous studies into financial abuse in culturally and linguistically diverse communities. 

VIC
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Elder Abuse in Rural and Remote Communities: Social Policy, Prevention and Responses

Curtin University

A literature review of nine state and territory organisations that deliver advocacy, information and education services to older people in rural and remote communities. The aim of this report is to better understand elder abuse. 

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Elder Abuse in Rural and Remote Communities

Australian Institute of Family Studies

This article discusses how the risk of elder abuse may be heightened in rural and remote communities and proposes ways to address this. 

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Domestic and Family Violence in Regional, Rural and Remote Communities

Australian Institute of Family Studies

This article outlines the prevalence of domestic and family violence against women in rural and remote communities. It highlights that there may be a lack of understanding around the violence and the destructive view that these are "family problems" thus not to be talked about.

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Sexual Rights
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Elder Abuse In Rural and Remote Communities

McMaster - Optimal Ageing Portal

Provides a summary of articles to examine policy responses to elder abuse in rural and remote communities. 

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Responding to Elder Abuse in Rural and Remote Communities

Curtin University

This report outlines the types of elder abuse and its prevalence in rural and remote communities across Australia. 

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