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LGBTQIA65+ Equality At Every Age

On this page you will find a range of resources and information aimed to support older LGBTQIA people better understand how elder abuse can affect them and how to prevent and respond to abuse.

Last updated: 20 December 2021
Claire Allen

LGBTQ Abuse – An often unacknowledged form of elder abuse

This insightful article is by Claire Allen, National Program Manager, Pride in Health + Wellbeing, ACON Pride Inclusion Programs

LGBTQIA65+ Webinar

Julie McCrossin AM is joined by Joe Ball, Jude Munro AO and Paul van Reyk, with contributions by Aunty Vanessa in this insightful conversation about the issues, concerns and opportunities that directly affect the older LGBTQIA+ community.

Jude Munro - Panelist

Paul van Reyk - Panelist

Joe Ball - Panelist

Aunty Vanessa - Panelist

Julie McCrossin - Moderator

LGBTQIA+ Podcast

LGBTQIA65+ Equality at Every Age

LGBTQIA65+ Equality at Every Age

Listen as our diverse panel from the Rainbow community explore the particular characteristics and vulnerabilities of older LGBTQIA+ people and talk about real life examples of elder abuse in their community. This webinar promotes sources of information, resources and service providers that are accessible and friendly to the LGBTQIA+ community.

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Need information or advice on elder abuse now?
Need information or advice on elder abuse now?
CALL 1800 ELDERHelp (1800 353 374)
In an emergency call 000

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