No release date for data on the prevalance of elder abuse in Australia

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
November 23 2021 - 2:30am
DATA DELAY: Australian elder abuse services are in the dark as they wait on the Government to release a vital prevalence study.

Seniors' advocates working to combat elder abuse, want to know why a vital prevalence study, originally due nine months ago has still not been been released.


Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0490 373 465