Aged care and welfare
Recommended resources for:
- elder abuse
- age discrimination
- protecting money and property
- guardianship and administration
- end of life decisions
- getting help and support.
Online elder abuse response tool kit
Information about elder abuse, including keeping safe, working with older people and getting help.
If you believe you have been discriminated against or treated unfairly because of your age find information and advice about what you can do. The factsheet relates to Victorian law.
Care for your assets – money, ageing and family
Information for older people thinking about selling their home and moving in with a relative. It explains the risks and other personal and legal considerations.
Gifts, loans and debts
Important things for older people to consider before giving a gift or loan to family members in financial difficulty. It explains the risks and possible alternatives.
Moving in – older people and their families
A guide for older people who are considering moving in with a relative. It explains how to reach an agreement that works for the whole family.
Get help with guardianship and administration
Information about getting legal help with guardianship and administration orders. Includes information about VCAT hearings.
Want to speak with someone about aged care and welfare?
Seniors Rights Victoria: 1300 368 821