Elder Abuse

AGE CONCERN

WHAT WE DO: They work to promote the rights, wellbeing and quality of life of people over 65. They offer information on older people’s rights and have services such as a visiting service and information and advocacy in response to local needs.

www.ageconcern.org.nz/ACNZPublic/About_Us/Contact_Us/ACNZ_Public/AroundNZ.aspx
to see a list of services. 0800 326 6865 – free 24/7 helpline – call to find a service near you.

ELDER ABUSE HELPLINE

WHAT WE DO: The Elder Abuse Helpline will help you work through any issues and put you in touch with support services near where you live. This service is completely confidential.

www.superseniors.msd.govt.nz, 0800 32 668 65 (0800 EA NOT OK) – free 24/7 helpline

*You can also refer to the family violence helplines for support.