Support Directory

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COTA ACT

Services including advice and referrals about issues affecting older people. COTA cover all aspects of growing older, in the ACT. 

ACT

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

COTA Australia

Works to promote, improve and protect the wellbeing of older Australians as citizens and consumers.

NA

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

COTA NSW

Important information and advice to older people to ensure that ageing is a time of possibility, opportunity and influence.

NSW

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

COTA NT

Promotes, improves and protects the circumstances and wellbeing of older people in the Northern Territory.

NT

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-3:00pm

COTA QLD

COTA QLD is the seniors peak body advocating the rights, interests and futures of Queenslanders as they age.

QLD

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

COTA SA

COTA SA provide a platform to ensure that older South Australians are part of decision-making by government and industry on everything from income and employment to housing and health. 

SA

Mon-Fri: 8:45am-5:00pm

COTA Tasmania

Raises awareness of elder abuse and provides information to people working with older Tasmanians about prevention, responses and referral pathways.

TAS

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

COTA VIC

Information and advocacy on issues affecting older Victorians.

VIC

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

COTA WA

The Council on the Ageing of Western Australia advocates for the rights, interests and futures of Australians as they age. 

WA

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

Country Women's Association of Australia

The CWA advances the rights of women living in regional and remote areas and has advocated for the implementation of measures to reduce elder abuse.

NA

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

Dardi Munwurro - Men's Healing and Behaviour Change Programs

The aim of this program is to equip Aboriginal men to become leaders, role models and mentors within their communities.

VIC

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Darwin Community Legal Service, Seniors and Disability Rights Service

Operates an information line, education and referrals for anyone at risk of or experiencing elder abuse or who is worried about someone who is at risk of or experiencing abuse.

NT

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

Dementia Australia

Advocates and provides support to people living with all types of dementia, along with their families and carers.

NA

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

Department of Human Services

Helping with social welfare payments including age pension, pensioner concession cards and can assist in making informed decisions about financial needs.

NA

Mon-Fri: 8:00am-5:00pm

Dhauwurd Wurrung Elderly and Community Health Service

DWECHS has a Psychologist, GP, practice nurse and Aboriginal Health Workers providing mental health services.

VIC

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