|WHAT WE PROVIDE
ADA Australia provides information and individual advocacy support for older people living in residential care who are experiencing or at risk of elder abuse. Abuse may be:
See below for client eligibility and service locations.
Eligible clients for this Elder Abuse advocacy service are adults over Adults over 65 years who are:
This service offers support in the Greater Brisbane region including: Moreton Bay, Brisbane, Ipswich and Redland Bay Council areas.
|we can help with
We help people to protect their rights and be heard in cases of potential or actual elder abuse. This may include help with:
We also help with Human Rights Advocacy for QCAT hearings. See our Human Rights Advocacy page.
Our advocacy service is:
|ADA Australia’s Elder Abuse Advocacy service is funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health, via the Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN).
|we cannot help with
While we provide a range of services to our clients, ADA Australia’s Elder Abuse Advocacy Service is unable to assist with:
Below is a case example of things our advocates have been able to assist with, related to our Elder Abuse services.
To contact us to see if we can help with your Elder Abuse issue, select this “Request Support” button and complete the enquiry form. If we cannot help with your issue we can find an appropriate referral for you.
For more information, support and resources you can also visit Compass.info