COTA TAS supports the Tasmanian Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy and is a member of the Statewide Elder Abuse Prevention Advisory Committee.
COTA Tasmania is funded by the Tasmanian Government to provide a range of elder abuse prevention programs. COTA Tasmania provides Information Sessions for staff and volunteers who work with older people and Peer Education for the community.
COTA Tasmania is also funded to organise annual Walks Against Elder Abuse in Hobart and Launceston. This year, the Walks will be on Friday 14 June, the day before World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, 15 June.
If you require any information or guidance concerning elder abuse please contact the Elder Abuse Helpline on 1800 441 169.