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Australian Financial Complaints Authority

Providing individuals and small businesses with fair, free and independent dispute resolution for financial complaints.

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Mon-Fri: 9:00am–5:00pm 

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Elder Abuse Support Services

Australian Institute of Family Studies

Elder abuse response service helplines available nationally and by state. 

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Advocare Inc

Operates the Western Australian elder abuse helpline,  provides free and confidential information, support and referrals to anyone impacted by elder abuse.

WA

Mon-Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm

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National Elder Abuse Prevalence Study

Australian Institute of Family Studies

Report on the current study by the Australian Government into the nature of elder abuse in Australia, the extent to which it occurs and how it is responded to. 

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Elder Abuse Responses SA

Government of South Australia

This consultation outcome report discusses the plans for the South Australian Government to strengthen current legislations in order to safeguard the rights of older people, prevent and respond to elder abuse.

SA
Research & Reports
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Respect and Protect Older Tasmanians

Tasmanian Government

This report outlines the results of the 'Protecting Older Tasmanians from Abuse: Tasmania's Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy'. The aim of the strategy is to prevent elder abuse through implementing initiatives including the establishment of the Tasmanian Elder Abuse Helpline, service provider education and training and World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) activities.

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Elder Abuse Protocol WA

Government of Western Australia Department of Communities

This informative report describes a five step approach to responding to elder abuse including Western Australia protocols and legislation. Protocol has been developed to assist staff, service providers and professional working with older people to identify and respond to elder abuse in Western Australia. 

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Identifying and Responding to Abuse of Older People NSW

NSW Government

This report discusses the responsibilities of New South Wales health organisations in terms of the duty of care they possess. The report outlines key legislation and protocols for staff, service provides and professionals in connection with their reporting obligations when responding to elder abuse. 

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My Aged Care

An article providing advice and information into who could manage an elderly person's affairs such as the use of a Power of Attorney or Public Guardian, to prevent elder abuse. 

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ADA Australia

Advocacy and education service supporting and improving the wellbeing of older people and people with disabilities across Queensland.

QLD

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-4:00pm