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If you speak a language other than English, you may contact us through the Telephone Interpreter Service on 131 450.

We offer information about elder abuse in several languages. See below.

Resources in other languages

The Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) is a human rights organisation, which promotes the diversity and inclusion of all people.

OPA’s vision is of a just and inclusive society that values and respects people from all walks of life and ages, and promotes a workplace culture where difference, lived experience, gender identities, sexualities, faiths, ethnicities, and abilities are respected.

OPA has many resources available, about planning your future, appointing someone as Power of Attorney and more.

Resources are available in 17 community languages, including Arabic, Hindi, Vietnamese and English.

Access OPA in other languages.

If you, or someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, help is available through our confidential helpline on 1300 368 821.

If it is an emergency, call 000.
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