Elder abuse support services


1800 ELDERHelp
Telephone: 1800 353 374 (national free call phone number that automatically redirects callers seeking information and advice on elder abuse with existing phone line service in their jurisdiction) 

Australian Capital Territory

Older Persons Abuse Prevention Referral and Information Line (APRIL)
Telephone: 02 6205 3535 
Email: oma@act.gov.au

New South Wales

NSW Ageing and Disability Abuse Helpline
Telephone: 1800 628 221
Email: nswadc@adc.nsw.gov.au

Northern Territory

Elder Abuse Information Line
Telephone: 1800 037 072
Email: info@dcls.org.au


Elder Abuse Prevention Unit
Telephone: 1300 651 192 
Email: eapu@uccommunity.org.au 
Rural and Remote Peer Support Network: eapu.psn@uccommunity.org.au

South Australia

Elder Abuse Prevention Phone Line
Telephone: 1800 372 310 
Email: stopelderabuse@sa.gov.au


Tasmanian Elder Abuse Helpline
Telephone: 1800 441 169 
Text: 0457 806 963 
Email: helpline@yoursaytas.org


Senior Rights Victoria
Telephone: 1300 368 821 
Email: info@seniorsrights.org.au

Western Australia

WA Elder Abuse Helpline
Telephone: 1300 724 679 
Freecall: 1800 655 566 (Country Callers) 
Email: rights@advocare.org.au

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