Name

Location

(some conducted by teleconference)

Aboriginal Women’s Consultation Network, Indigenous Women’s Legal Program, Women’s Legal Service NSW

Sydney

Advocare Incorporated

Perth

Aged Care Crisis

Melbourne

Aged and Community Services Australia

Sydney

Aged Rights Advocacy Service

Sydney

Alzheimer’s Australia

Canberra

Attorney-General’s Department (Cth)

Sydney

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency

Sydney

Australian Bankers’ Association Incorporated

Sydney

Australian College of Nursing

Sydney

Australian Medical Association

Sydney

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation

Sydney

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Sydney

Dr Catherine Barrett, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University

Sydney

Dr Maree Bernoth, Lecturer in Nursing, School of Midwifery and Indigenous Health, Charles Sturt University

Sydney

Maria Berry

Sydney

Associate Professor Fiona Burns, Sydney Law School, University of Sydney

Sydney

Daniel Butler, Director, DBA Lawyers

Melbourne

Carers Australia

Canberra

Emeritus Professor Terry Carney AO, Sydney Law School, University of Sydney

Sydney

Caxton Legal Centre

Sydney

Dr John Chesterman, Office of the Public Advocate (Vic)

Sydney

Melbourne

Commonwealth Ombudsman

Sydney

COTA

Sydney

Kathleen Cunningham, Executive Director, British Columbia Law Institute, Canadian Centre for Elder Law

Sydney

Professor Gino Dal Pont, School of Law, University of Tasmania

Sydney

Department of the Attorney General (WA); Public Trustee and Public Advocate (WA)

Sydney

Department of Family and Community Services (NSW)

Sydney

Department of Health (Cth)

Canberra

Sydney

Department of Human Services (Cth)

Canberra

Department of Local Government and Communications (WA)

Sydney

Department of Social Services (Cth)

Canberra

Paul Drum, Head of Policy, CPA Australia

Melbourne

Professor Pat Dudgeon, School of Indigenous Studies, University of Western Australia; Dr Victoria Hovane, Managing Director, Tjallara Consulting Pty Ltd; Chontel Gibson, Indigenous Academic Fellow, Charles Sturt University

Sydney

Eastern Elder Abuse Network

Melbourne

Elder Abuse Helpline and Resource Unit

Sydney

Elder Rights Advocacy

Melbourne

Ethnic Communities’ Council of NSW

Sydney

Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria

Melbourne

Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia

Canberra

Sue Field, Adjunct Fellow in Elder Law, School of Law, Western Sydney University

Sydney

Financial Counselling Australia

Melbourne

Financial Services Council

Sydney

Financial Services Institute of Australasia

Sydney

Krista Fitzgerald, Principal and Michael Labiris, Associate, Moores Legal

Melbourne

Jordan George, Head of Policy, Financial Services Council

Sydney

Magistrate Anne Goldsbrough, Magistrates’ Court of Victoria

Melbourne

Lindy Harland, Guardianship Advocate, ADA Australia

Townsville

Brian Herd, Partner, CRH Law

Sydney

Dr Philomena Horsley, Research Fellow, Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University

Melbourne

Professor Joseph Ibrahim, Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine, Monash University Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine; and others

Melbourne

Justice Connect

Sydney

Dr Rae Kaspiew, Australian Institute of Family Studies

Sydney

Professor Susan Kurrle, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney

Sydney

Professor Wendy Lacey, Dean and Head of School, School of Law, University of South Australia

Sydney

Rae Lamb, Aged Care Complaints Commissioner

Sydney

Law Council of Australia  

Canberra

Perth

Leading Age Services Australia 

Sydney

Legal Aid NSW

Sydney

Rodney Lewis, ElderLaw

Sydney

Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians

Melbourne

Alastair McEwin, Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission

Sydney

Multicultural and Rural Programs Branch, Department of Human Services (Cth)

Sydney

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service

Melbourne

National Ageing Research Institute Ltd

Melbourne

National Disability Insurance Agency

Sydney

National LGBTI Health Alliance

Sydney

National Seniors

Sydney

NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal

Sydney

NSW Law Reform Commission

Sydney

NSW Ombudsman

Sydney

NSW Police Force

Sydney

NSW Trustee & Guardian

Sydney

Meghan O’Brien, Social Work Team Leader, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne; Abby Clarke, Public Affairs, St Vincent’s Health Australia

Melbourne

Office of the Public Advocate (Vic)

Melbourne

Office for Veterans and Seniors Affairs (ACT)

Sydney

Older People’s Rights Service

Perth

Older Persons Legal Services Network

Sydney

The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission

Sydney

Associate Professor Carmelle Peisah, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney

Sydney

People with Disability Australia

Sydney

Sabine Philips, Partner, Gadens Lawyers

Melbourne

Public Guardian (NSW)

Sydney

Public Guardian and Trustee, British Columbia

Sydney

Queensland Aged and Disability Advocacy Inc

Sydney

Brisbane

Relationships Australia

Canberra

Jonathan Rudin, Aboriginal Legal Service, Toronto

Sydney

The Honourable Susan Ryan AO, Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner

Sydney

Seniors Carers and International Branch, Department of Human Services (Cth)

Sydney

Seniors Rights Service

Sydney

Seniors Programs & Participation, Ageing & Aged Care Branch, Department of Health and Human Services (Vic)

Melbourne

Seniors Rights Victoria

Sydney

Seniors Rights Victoria and Eastern Community Legal Centre

Melbourne

Teresa Somes, PhD candidate, University of South Australia

Sydney

Magistrate Pauline Spencer, Magistrates’ Court of Victoria

Sydney

State Administrative Tribunal (WA)

Perth

Pamela Suttor and Emma Liddle, Elder Law and Succession Committee, Law Society of New South Wales,

Sydney

Townsville Community Legal Service

Sydney

United Voice

Sydney

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

Melbourne

Welfare Rights Centre NSW

Sydney

The Hon Ken Wyatt AM MP, Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health

Sydney