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Information for South Australians

SA Adult Safeguarding Unit

This poster describes the work of the South Australian Safeguarding Unit whilst analysing types and examples of abuse, helplines and the current and previous work of the unit to prevent and understand elder abuse. 

SA
General Information
Research & Reports
Tool

Protecting the Rights of Older Australians

Attorney-General's Department

A tool that details the response of the Australian Government to elder abuse through outlining the nation's plan to prevent and reduce the incidence of elder abuse. 

ACT
NSW
NT
QLD
SA
TAS
VIC
WA
National
General Information
Useful Tools
Sexual Rights
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Article

Case Studies from Victoria

Senior Rights Victoria

Real stories are detailed in an article to provide first-hand accounts of elder abuse in Victoria and the legal and financial assistance offered to those who have experienced elder abuse.

VIC
General Information
Useful Tools
Real Stories
Factsheet

Where can you Report Elder Abuse?

Office for the Ageing SA Health

Informative factsheet describing the options available to report elder abuse, who to contact and when to involve the police when responding to elder abuse, in South Australia. 

SA
General Information
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Article

Concerns Regarding Aged Care

My Aged Care

The article describes the resources available for someone concerned with the quality of their own or a loved one's aged care facility or treatment. Offers state specific helplines to understand and prevent elder abuse. 

ACT
NSW
NT
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SA
TAS
VIC
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National
General Information
Useful Tools
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Tool

Legal Assistance NSW

Legal Aid NSW

The Older Persons' Legal and Education Program is a specialist service of Legal Aid NSW. They provide free legal information, advice and assistance to older people to understand, promote and protect their legal rights. The purpose of this tool is to prevent elder abuse. 

NSW
General Information
Useful Tools
Legal & Financial Resources
Video

Elder Abuse WA

Legal Aid WA

Offers a short informative video and live chat option on elder abuse for West Australians with information about the available help and how to respond to elder abuse. 

WA
General Information
Legal & Financial Resources
Factsheet

Getting Help from the Seniors Rights and Advocacy Service

Legal Aid WA

A factsheet on how The Seniors Rights and Advocacy Service helps older Western Australians to safeguard their rights and prevent elder abuse. 

WA
General Information
Legal & Financial Resources
Article

Family Services Queensland

Legal Aid QLD

Collates the services available for Queenslanders at risk of or experiencing elder abuse, to help understand the types of elder abuse. 

QLD
General Information
Useful Tools
Legal & Financial Resources
Service Provider

Disability, Aged and Carer Advocacy Service

An independent, not-for-profit, advocacy organisation helping people with disabilities, older people and their carers.

ACT

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