Elder Abuse Protocol WA
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.
Identifying and Responding to Abuse of Older People NSW
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.
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.
Caring for Someone
This tool describes ways to care for someone with particular needs such as dementia, a disability or chronic illness. This site also outlines the support services available for carers.
Advocacy and education service supporting and improving the wellbeing of older people and people with disabilities across Queensland.
This article describes the ways in which the quality of an aged care home and service provider is assessed under the 2019 'National Aged Care Mandatory Quality Indicator Program'.
Guidance and Resources - Providing Care
This report is aimed at service providers and outlines eight standards that must be provided according to the Aged Care Quality Standards.
Rights and Responsibilities
This informative article offers insight into the rights of both people receiving care and service providers under the 'Charter of Aged Rights'. It also offers descriptions of where complaints about quality of care can be made, to respond to elder abuse.
10 Questions to Ask About LGBTI+ Needs in Aged Care
This brochure outlines questions unique to LGBTI+ elders that can be asked when entering a residential aged care home in order to ensure that they are effectively supported and included.
Aged Care for LGBTI Elders
This factsheet describes the aged care services available, eligibility, how to access services and more for LGBTI+ elders.