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 the 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. 0487495 805