Professor Sue Kurrle on Elder Abuse

There have been disturbing stories coming out of the Royal Commission in Victoria into Family Violence about the emotional and financial abuse of elderly Australians.

One of the statistics is that’s been reported is that $56 million dollars was stolen from elderly Queenslands in a single year.

We have on the line Professor Sue Kurrle, a former board member of Hammondville.  

Sue works in Geratrics at Hornsby Hospital and lectures at Sydney University.

Professor Kurrle - with our life expectancy going up three weeks a year - issues relating to the elderly are only going to increase….

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