NSW Legislative Council GENERAL PURPOSE STANDING COMMITTEE NO. 2 on Elder Abuse

Capacity Australia’s submission to NSW Legislative Council  GENERAL PURPOSE STANDING COMMITTEE NO. 2 on Elder Abuse has been completed. For more details on the submission please click Submission for Inquiry into elder abuse in NSW Jan 2016 final (2)

Elder Abuse in Culturally Diverse Settings

On the 26th May 2015, Gaye Carrick, Executive Officer, Capacity Australia, presented news of our banking tool at the Communities Council on Ethnic Issues (CCOEI) Forum, in Victoria, “A Matter of Trust:  Financial Guarantors, Family Loans and risks in a cultural setting – Indian Communities”. There were a range of presentations on a number of […]

A sincere thanks to Asquith Probus

Professor Carmelle Peisah, on behalf of Capacity Australia, would like to sincerely thank the members of Asquith Probus for their commitment to and generous support of Capacity Australia’s efforts to combat elder abuse in Australia, as part of our initiatives for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June, 2016.

Capacity Australia Presented at Member’s Forum Ethnics Communities Council of NSW Inc.

Ms Sangita Bhatia, Researcher and Education Head for Elder and Financial Abuse for Capacity Australia, was invited to present at the Member’s Forum Ethnics Communities Council of NSW Inc. This was a very effective and highly successful talk, disseminating our message about minimizing risk of financial abuse amongst the elderly within the culturally diverse communities. […]

Giving an edge to Financial Services – Workshop

Friday, August 12, 2016 – Friday, August 12, 2016 105-153 Miller Street Map and Directions | Register Description: Friday, August, 12th 2016   Venue:  The Boardroom, MLC North Sydney. Description: Protect your clients against Financial abuse. Giving an edge to financial service providers for their ageing or disabled clients This Conference will educate professionals in the […]