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Guiding action on elder abuse

Elder abuse is a confronting issue. Compass understands it can be hard to know where to turn for help. If you or someone you know needs help tackling elder abuse, start here.

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Understanding Elder Abuse

Compass appreciates that the abuse of older people is a complex issue. Knowing which way to turn for help starts by defining what elder abuse is and learning to recognise its signs.

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Preventing Elder Abuse

Discover the steps you can take today on Compass to reduce and minimise the risks of elder abuse tomorrow.

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Australian Loneliness Dialogue: Loneliness Across the Generations

Webinar
17
May
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The missing link: Australian leadership and support for a UN Convention on the Rights of Older Persons

Webinar
17
May
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Everybody's Oma - a family’s dementia journey

Webinar
17
May

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Need information or advice on elder abuse now?
Need information or advice on elder abuse now?
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This free number will redirect you to an existing phone service near you. This is not a 24-hour line. Call operating times will vary. A collaboration between the Australian, state and territory governments.

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