5th National Elder Abuse Conference Video & Resource Kits

In February 2018, the Senior Rights Service of NSW hosted the 5th National Elder Abuse Conference.

A video & resource kit is now available to view and download from the conference website.

The experts interviewed for the kit include:

  • Dr Catherine Barrett, Founder and Director of the OPAL Institute, Coordinator of the Power Project
  • Caroline Baum, Journalist and Broadcaster
  • John Biswas, Sector Support and Development Officer, Multicultural Access Project, Northern Settlement Services Ltd.
  • Anna Bligh AC, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Banking Association
  • Jenny Bray, Director, Jenny Bray Training & Consulting
  • Jody Broun, Director NSW/ACT, Australian Red Cross
  • Darryl Browne, Principal, Browne Linkenbagh Legal Services
  • Robert Critchlow, Superintendent/Commder, The Hills Local Area Command, NSW Police
  • Hon Justice Sarah Derrington, President of the Australian Law Reform Commission and a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia & Matt Corrigan, Principal Legal Officer, Australian Law Reform Commission
  • Doris Gioffre, Manager of the Abuse Prevention Program for Aged Right Advocacy Service, South Australia
  • Sally Goldner, Transgender Victoria, Bisexual Alliance Victoria and Transfamily
  • Brian Herd, Elder Law Services (CRH Law)
  • Michael Kirby AC CMG, Retired Judge of the High Court of Australia and LGBTI Advocate
  • Terrie Leoleos, Program Manager "Speak My Language", Ethnic Communitit
  • Scott McDougall, Director and Principal Solicitor, Caxton Legal Centre, Brisbane
  • Barbara O'Neill, Aboriginal Capacity Officer, Junction Neighbourhood Centre (Maroubra)
  • Mary Patetsos, Chairperson, Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia
  • Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner