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Elder Abuse in NSW

NSW Parliament

This report outlines recommendations to the New South Wales (NSW) Parliament to reduce the prevalence of, respond to and prevent financial abuse of elderly people in NSW by introducing new policies. 

NSW
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Policy

Preventing and Responding to Abuse of Older People in NSW

NSW Government Communities & Justice

A New South Wales Interagency Policy aimed at preventing and responding to abuse of older people. 

NSW
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Report

NSW Elder Abuse Inquiry Progress Report

NSW Government

This report outlines findings and recommendations made by the Department of Family and Community, as a result of studies on the response to elder abuse. 

NSW
Research & Reports
Report

Abuse of Older People of CALD Background

Ethnic Communities Council of NSW

This report to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety offers comments by large multicultural groups into their treatment in aged care homes and the recommendations made to improve standards for culturally and linguistically diverse people (CALD) and understanding of elder abuse.

NSW
Policies, Legislation & Protocols
Research & Reports
Article

NT Elder Abuse Prevention Project

Darwin Community Legal Service

The article outlines plans by Darwin Community Legal Service (DCLS) to raise community awareness of elder abuse, provide advocacy and legal assistance to people suffering from elder abuse. Additionally, DCLS' aim is to ultimately prevent elder abuse from occurring in the Northern Territory. 

NT
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Programs and Services - Catholic Care NT

Catholic Care NT

A tool that describes the services provided by Catholic Care Northern Territory such as counselling services, housing support, alcohol and drug programs and family support. 

NT
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Aged Care Services NT

Carers NT

This tool describes respite care available for carers of older people in the Northern Territory. Includes access to programs catered specifically to connecting older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Indigenous people with their community and flexible respite options for overnight care. 

NT
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Aged Care Services Katherine Region

Carers NT

A poster from Carers Northern Territory offers flexible respite camps for carers of older people, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, in the Katherine region.

NT
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NT Legal Services

COTA NT

Collates the legal services available in the Northern Territory who can assist older people and their families, prevent elder abuse. 

NT
Legal & Financial Resources
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Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service

DVRCV

A tool providing legal services relating to criminal, civil and family law matters that are provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the Southern Region of the Northern Territory.

NT
Legal & Financial Resources
Policies, Legislation & Protocols