Media Watch

EAPU in the News

It's predatory behaviour: Elder abuse rises
Toowoomba Chronicle - 29 June 2017

Elder Abuse awareness campaign aims to highlight services available to those who suffer in silence
Courier Mail - 15 June 2017

What happens when your child makes a hostage of you?
Lawyers Weekly - 14 June 2017

http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/ipswich/2017/05/30/world-elder-abuse-awareness-day-june-15/
MyPolice - 30 May 2017

https://www.qt.com.au/news/elderly-can-be-targets-of-torment/3181760/
Queensland Times - 25 May 2017

http://www.gladstoneobserver.com.au/news/woman-55-sells-80-year-olds-home-pay-own-debts/2801665/
Gladstone Observer - 9 Oct 15

http://blogs.abc.net.au/queensland/2015/06/steve-austin-elder-abuse-in-queensland.html
Elly Bradfield, ABC Mornings - 15 Jun 15

 http://mysunshinecoast.com.au/news/news-display/seniors-expo-puts-elder-abuse-in-the-spotlight,38804
MySunshineCoast - 15 Jun 15

http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/seniors-savings-syphoned/2671546/
Roxanne McCarty-O'Kane, Sunshine Coast Daily - 15 Jun 15

http://www.gladstoneobserver.com.au/news/trust-your-instincts-when-it-comes-elder-abuse/2668641/
Gladstone Observer - 11 Jun 15

http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2015/04/16/4217482.htm
Bruce Atkinson and Jon Coghill, ABC Sunshine Coast  - 16 Apr 15

 

Abuse of older people in Australian media

 

NSW Law Society to protect aged Australians from financial abuse, harassment and bullying
International Business Times - 6 July 2017

Elder abuse report 'an important milestone'
Australian Ageing Agenda - 16 June 2017

Elder abuse inquiry calls for aged care changes
Australian Ageing Agenda - 16 June 2017

High property prices lead to abuse as parents pressured on loans
The Australian Business Review - 14 June 2017

Ending Elder Abuse
The News - 13 June 2017

Advocates eye elder abuse reform with report's release
Australian Ageing Agenda - 7 June 2017

LIberal MP Nick Goiran calls for parliamentary action on elder abuse
ABC News - 30 May 2017