It enables us to provide legal advice, information, referral and assistance to seniors of the Gold Coast that may be experiencing elder abuse or financial exploitation.
Relationships Australia provides a case management system that includes support services for seniors such as counselling while they are receiving advice on their legal options.
To be eligible for the program, the person must be 60 years or over (or 50 years over for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander clients) and are at risk of or are experiencing elder abuse or financial exploitation.
To find out more about this service, please download our Elder Abuse Prevention and Support Service Brochure here.
The Gold Coast Community Legal Centre kindly acknowledges that Relationships Australia and Department of Communities funds these projects.
Please call us on 07 5532 9611 if you need an appointment relating to the Elder Abuse Prevention and Support Service, or complete our online Booking Form.
PLEASE NOTE: The GCCLC is unable to assist the community with Applications to the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) for Applications for Guardianship and Administration.
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