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Responding to Elder Abuse

Experiencing elder abuse or suspect elder abuse? Help is available.

Last updated: September 2, 2021
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Helping others to respond

Each and every one of us can uphold the rights of older Australians to live independent, autonomous lives that are free from abuse, mistreatment or neglect.

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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

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.