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SA Elder Abuse Prevention Phone Line

The South Australian Elder Abuse Prevention Phone Line is a confidential phone line that members of the community can call if they or someone they know is concerned about elder abuse.

SA

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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The Orange Door

The Orange Door is a free service for adults, children and young people who are experiencing or have experienced family violence and families who need extra support with the care of children. 

VIC

Mon-Sun: 24 hours a day

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1800 RESPECT

Provides 24 hour support, information and referrals for anyone affected by sexual assault, domestic violence or abuse.

NA

Mon-Sun: 24 hours a day

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Townsville Community Legal Centre

Free, accessible and holistic legal service provided to residents of Townsville and surrounding communities.

QLD

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

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Older Peoples Legal Service, Legal Aid TAS

Specialist legal advice and support for older Tasmanian’s who may be at risk of abuse. 

TAS

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

Factsheet

Factsheet on Protecting Yourself from Financial Abuse

Australian Banking Association

This factsheet describes what financial abuse is, signs of financial abuse and the necessary helplines and prevention steps to take in the event of financial abuse. 

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ACT Police Seniors Liaison Unit

Assists with a wide range of matters involving older people, including identifying, preventing and reporting elder abuse.

ACT

Mon-Sun: 24 hours a day

Factsheet

Setting Up Power of Attorney to Help Manage Your Banking Needs

Australian Banking Association

This factsheet informs older people what is involved when setting up a Power of Attorney, and specifically their roles and responsibilities, to help prevent elder abuse.

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Responding to Requests from Power of Attorney or Court-Appointed Administrator

Australian Banking Association

This tool explains how Powers of Attorney and court-appointed administrators arrangements apply to banks’ relationships with their customers; and outlines a framework that banks can use to consistently deal with requests from attorneys and administrators. The aim of the tool is to better prevent and respond to financial elder abuse. 

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