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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Disability, Aged and Carer Advocacy Service

An independent, not-for-profit, advocacy organisation helping people with disabilities, older people and their carers.

ACT

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

Domestic Violence Resource Centre

Working to build the capability of professionals, organisations and systems to prevent and respond to violence against women.

VIC

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

Eastern Community Legal Centre

Committed to reform that achieves equality and social justice within the legal system for communities and people experiencing disadvantage across Melbourne’s east coast.

VIC

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

Elder Abuse Prevention Unit QLD

An elder abuse helpline that provides information, support and referrals for anyone worried that someone they know is at risk of or experiencing elder abuse.

QLD

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

Elder Abuse Service - Central Coast

Dedicated help for older people on the Central Coast of New South Wales to understand abuse and how to protect themselves legally.

NSW

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Elder Rights Advocacy

Free, confidential and independent aged care advocacy and information for older people living in Victoria, their families and representatives. Service includes a specialist advocate for elder abuse prevention and response.

VIC

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-4:30pm

Eldercare

Eldercare is one of the most experienced aged care providers in South Australia. They are proud to be a Rainbow Tick accredited organisation to support LGBTI+ inclusiveness. 

SA

Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Embrace Multicultural Mental Health

Provides a national focus on mental health and suicide prevention for people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.

NA

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Emergency Services

Call Emergency Services on 000 if an older person is in immediate danger. Otherwise, call 131 444 for police assistance.

NA

Mon-Sun: 24 hours a day

Energy and Water Ombudsman NSW

The Energy & Water Ombudsman of New South Wales (EWON) provides a free and independent dispute resolution service for all electricity and gas consumers in New South Wales. 

NSW

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria

The peak policy advocacy body for ethnic and multicultural organisations in Victoria. ECCV also delivers capacity building projects to vulnerable Victorians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (CALD).

VIC

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

Every Age Counts

Advocacy campaign aimed at tackling ageism, discrimination and stereotyping against older Australians across the country.

NA

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

EveryMan

EveryMan is an organisation focused on men's issues living in Canberra and surrounding areas of the Australian Capital Territory.

ACT

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm 

Financial Services Council

Representing companies in the financial services sector. Helps to facilitate discussions among the industry to address elder abuse.

NA

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

Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence

The agency is a free, confidential service for women who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives. 

QLD

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