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Support Directory

Use this page on Compass to find organisations dedicated to tackling elder abuse. To get started select what you need help with.

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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

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service

A Community Controlled Health Service delivering primary health care services to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

QLD

Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:00pm 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) Inc.

A community-based organisation established to provide professional and culturally appropriate legal services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across Queensland. 

QLD

24 hours a day

Accuro Home and Community Care

Services include domestic support, transport, personal care, respite, social support, community care, aged care, disability support, dementia care, overnight care and shopping.

NSW

Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:00pm 

ACON

Helps LGBTI+ people and people with HIV take control of their mental health by providing a range of counselling services and a care coordination program for people with complex needs. 

NSW

Mon-Fri: 10:00am-5:00pm 

ACT Human Rights Commission

You can complain to the Commission if you believe an older person or an adult with a disability is subject to, or at risk of neglect, abuse or exploitation. 

ACT

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

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

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

Adult Safeguarding Unit

Adult Safeguarding Unit located in the Office for Ageing Well and has a strong focus on safeguarding the rights of adults at risk of abuse.

SA

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

Advocacy Tasmania Inc

Helps people to be heard and understood. Can provide information about your rights, and help you to deal with problems or complaints.

TAS

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

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

AFAO

AFAO is the national federation for the HIV community response. We provide leadership, coordination and support to Australia’s policy and advocacy response to HIV.

NA

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Aged Care Complaints Commissioner

A free service for raising concerns about the quality of care or services that are delivered to people receiving aged care services.

NA

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

Aged Care Decisions

Provide fast, free and independent service that works with families to assist in finding aged care vacancies for a loved one. 

NA

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

Aged Care Guide

The original and most trusted aged care website in Australia, helping you consider your options for home and community care, retirement living and residential aged care. 

NA

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