News from NARI

From the Director

The main election issue related to ageing was the Coalition government’s proposed billion dollar reduction in funding for aged care.

Elder Abuse speech

Abuse is hard to understand and even harder when it is perpetrated by someone in a position of trust; an adult child, family member or a friend.

Elder Abuse Roundtable

A roundtable into elder abuse, hosted by NARI with Seniors’ Rights Victoria, has highlighted the need for a prevalence study in Australia.

Strategies for Relatives

NARI is about to start a program, Strategies for Relatives (START) to help carers understand and respond to the behaviour of the person they care for.