Australian Law Reform Commission Issues Paper: Protecting The Rights Of Older Australians From Abuse

August 2016

The intersectional discrimination and violence experienced by older people with disability requires an integrated response to ensure that experiences of this cohort are acknowledged and responded to appropriately. The PWDA submission on protecting the rights of older Australians from abuse describes case studies and offers a full range of recommendations across the health, legal and law enforcement sectors.

PWDA submission – Word document