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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

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ElderlyWoman

Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
- Pearl S. Buck

Older people have the right to:
 
Self Determination and Dignity - Older people have the right to make their own decisions on matters affecting their lives.

  • Feel Safe - To live safely, free of violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation.
  • Self Fulfilment - To be able to develop their own interests and to participate in educational, cultural, spiritual and social activities.
  • Access Information and Assistance - To access information and assistance that is culturally and linguistically appropriate.
  • Participate in the Community - Share their knowledge, contribute to the community and be an active member of society.