Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Elder Abuse

On 21st October 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Vision Australia radio station to discuss the plans for the Social Development Committee to investigate elder abuse. Kelly Vincent also discusses some of the services that currently exist for...

Kelly Vincent – Radio Adelaide Interview on Elder Abuse

On 19th October 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Radio Adelaide about the passing of her Motion for the Social Development Committee to investigate into elder abuse. Here is the transcript from the interview. Newton: Concerns of elder abuse in South...

Elder Abuse Investigation Passes SA Parliament

Dignity for Disability has ensured the incidence of elder abuse in South Australia will be examined after a motion passed the Legislative Council tonight with unanimous support. Dignity for Disability has called for the abuse of older South Australians to...

Fears Grow Over Abuse of Elderly

The Advertiser9 Oct 2015DANIEL WILLS STATE POLITICAL EDITOR STATE Parliament is set to inquire into abuse of the elderly, amid fears seniors are targeted for financial scams and physical and sexual abuse in larger numbers than currently reported. Dignity for...

Motion on Elder Abuse

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That the Social Development Committee inquire into and report on matters relating to elder abuse in South Australia including— 1. The prevalence of abuse (including but not limited to financial abuse, physical abuse, sexual...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Elder Abuse

On 23rd September 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent  was interviewed on Vision Australia radio station about the Motion she introduced for the Social Development Committee to inquire into and report on matters relating to elder abuse in South Australia. Here is the...

Elder Abuse Motion Carried

Adjourned debate on motion of Hon. K.L. Vincent: That the Social Development Committee inquire into and report on matters relating to elder abuse in South Australia including— The prevalence of abuse (including but not limited to financial abuse, physical abuse,...