In this session participants will gain a knowledge of professional obligations, duty of care, clients rights, capacity and consent, the collecting and reporting of evidence and referral pathways. Participants will gain a comprehensive knowledge of how to respond to situations of elder abuse, and will focus on the safety and well-being of older people experiencing abuse.
This session is for advanced practitioners, and complies with the Victorian State Government’s Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy.
Melbourne CBD - information regarding venue and any pre-reading (if applicable) will be forwarded with confirmation email.
$75 SHS* funded workers;
$150 non-SHS* funded workers
* SHS (formerly SAAP) stands for Specialist Homelessness Services.
Most domestic violence and housing/homelessness services are funded under the SHS Program through the Department of Human Services.
If unsure about your SHS status, please check with your organisation's Finance Officer or Administration Coordinator.