TITLE

Watch out, exploitation about

AUTHOR(S)
Cowen, Tom; Joyce, Pat
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Australian Ageing Agenda;Mar/Apr2012, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the authors' insights on several ways of protecting older people from financial abuse. They mention the advocacy service The Aged-Care Rights Service (TARS), which provides older people with Commonwealth-funded services. They state that the early discovery of financial exploitation may help prevent the event from worsening. They add that an aged care staff has to report suspicions of a financial abuse to protect the older person and for the staff to be protected as well.
ACCESSION #
74251116

 

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