Building Defensible Decisions About Staying at Home

This breakfast event is for professional advisers, commercial service providers and those working in the care sector with older clients who are deciding whether to stay at home or go into care.   Building defensible decisions about staying at home Date: Tuesday...

National Elder Abuse Conference 2022

Elder Abuse Action Australia (EAAA) and COTA Tasmania are co-hosting the 7th National Elder Abuse Conference (NEAC) at Wrest Point Conference Centre in Hobart on 14 and 15 February 2022. Michael Perkins and Dr Jane Lonie will be presenting a session at the conference....

Case study: Grieving mother excluded from NCAT meeting because she couldn’t hear

Autonomy First Lawyers were called into help by a fellow experienced solicitor. The solicitor’s client was a mother who had been living with her son until his death. She was discharged to a nursing home from hospital and the home applied to NCAT to appoint a financial...