It’s time to face our demons

Updated June 28 2018 - 1:19pm, first published December 28 2017 - 12:00am
THE World Health Organisation estimates one in six older people have experienced abuse in the past year. In Australia, it is estimated to affect at least one in 20 people.
THE World Health Organisation estimates one in six older people have experienced abuse in the past year. In Australia, it is estimated to affect at least one in 20 people.

STRONGER laws and increased funding to protect vulnerable elderly people from abuse are some of the recommendations of a South Australian parliamentary committee.

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