Primary Prevention of Elder Abuse
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Details of the Victorian Governments initiatives to prevent and respond to suspected elder abuse, including the Integrated Model of Care for Responding to Suspected Elder Abuse (IMOC) trial and Elder Abuse Prevention Networks.
Free online training package.
Victorian Government practice guidelines for health services and community agencies for the prevention of elder abuse.
This guide is for friends, family and concerned others provides you with the information and tools to take appropriate action.
A range of resources in relation to elder abuse, including the following:
Covering topics such as ‘Elder Abuse as Family Violence’, gender, sexuality & prevention.
Resources to assist in developing personalised safety plans with older people.
A Seniors Rights Victoria publication.
Information from the Victoria Police about elder abuse.
A service providers guide to police welfare checks and suspected elder abuse.
The podcast series ‘Elder Abuse – Prevention and Protection’ enlists the expertise of Seniors Rights Victoria, Victoria Police, the Office of the Public Advocate and Law Institute of Victoria to delve into the issue that often remains behind closed doors.
The podcasts seek to educate the listener on the forms of elder abuse that is taking place within the community and on how we can all play a role in addressing this matter with those we know.
Bilingual education kit in a range of languages & short film ‘Within My Walls’.
ERA provides information and advocacy regarding elder abuse occurring within aged care services (residential and home care).
Information, help and advice about elder abuse and other forms of family violence.
Tips for seniors making enduring powers of attorney from Your Voice – Trust Your Choice.
A guide to support LGBTI people planning for the future.
A resource kit targeting Rotarians and Rotary activities, workplaces and the broader community aimed at assisting someone who may be experiencing elder abuse, or to join in elder abuse prevention efforts.