Media Watch

EAPU in the News

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

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

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/11/05/sa-government-launches-stop-elder-abuse-campaign/
Linda Belardi, Community Care Review - 5 Nov 15

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/11/04/financial-institutions-need-to-take-a-greater-role-in-combating-elder-abuse-lawyer/
Jackie Keast, Australian Ageing Agenda - 4 Nov 15

https://news.agedcareguide.com.au/2015/10/16/abuse-of-our-elderly-must-end-now/
DPS News - 16 Oct 15

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/comment/ct-editorial/canberra-times-editorial-prevention-strategies-needed-to-counter-elder-abuse-20151012-gk7jie.html
Canberra Times - 13 Oct 15

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/10/13/from-gps-to-hairdressers-community-workers-need-elder-abuse-training/
Darragh O'Keeffe, Australian Ageing Agenda - 13 Oct 15

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/elder-abuse-calls-for-zero-tolerance-on-adultchildren-attacking-parents/news-story/b18bc8d5b584e35d3d69c70229e55e92
Brigid O'Connell, Herald  Sun - 13 Oct 15

http://www.aww.com.au/latest-news/news-stories/elder-abuse-is-domestic-violence-and-a-national-problem-22495
Kirsty Mackie, Australian Women's Weekly - 9 Oct 15

http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2015/s4304976.htm
Bridget Brennan, ABC PM - 2 Sep 15

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-09-01/new-laws-to-protect-elderly-from-financial-abuse-in-victoria/6740744
Stephanie  Corsetti, ABC News - 1 Sep 15

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/money/saving/parents-are-to-blame-for-sponge-society-20150622-ghu9j1.html
Michelle Hutchison, Brisbane Times - 22 Jun 15

 http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-07-16/royal-commission-abuse-of-elderly-is-under-reported-by-victims/6625230
Peta Carlyon, ABC News - 16 Jul 15

http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/3169000/helping-elderly-deal-with-abuse/
Western Advocate - 25 Jun 15

http://www.psnews.com.au/sa/461/news/strategy-aims-to-stamp-out-elder-abuse
DPSNews Online - 25 Jun 15

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/south-east/aged-care-services-urge-people-to-look-out-for-elderly-amid-spike-in-abuse/story-fngnvmhm-1227413081378
Eddie Morton, Herald Sun - 25 Jun 15

http://www.psnews.com.au/nsw/461/news/minister-squares-up-to-elder-abuse
DPSNews Online - 24 Jun 15

http://www.communitynews.com.au/news/Spotlight-placed-on-elder-abuse/7671787
Susanne Reilly, Southern Gazette - 23 Jun 15

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/east/elder-abuse-a-growing-issue-blurred-through-family-power-dynamics/news-story/00f9cefbcbf7c80165e56c3ed6fdfbed
Thomas O'Byrne, Herald Sun - 23 Jun 15

http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2015/s4255818.htm
Natalie Whiting, ABC The World Today - 16 Jun 15

http://www.smh.com.au/national/most-elder-abuse-by-family-of-victim-says-report-20150612-ghmvi9
Alana Schetzer, Sydney Morning Herald - 14 Jun 15

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/06/05/australian-groups-mobilise-ahead-of-global-day-of-action-on-elder-abuse/
Darragh O'Keeffe, Australian Ageing Agenda - 5 Jun 15

http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/act-elder-abuse-figures-underestimated--more-studies-needed-says-council-of-the-aged-20150521-gh6wru
Primrose Riordan, Canberra Times - 24 May 15

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/04/22/heeding-the-warning-bells-on-aggressive-relatives/
Darragh O'Keeffe, Australian Ageing Agenda - 22 Apr 15