Report

Insights into vulnerabilities of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 50 and over 2019—in brief

Ageing Older people Aboriginal Australians Elder abuse Australia
Description

This report shows that many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 50 and over have complex and varied needs. It brings together data from more than twenty sources to identify potential measures or factors which may be associated with vulnerability to abuse.

The report covers demographic characteristics of this cohort, along with outcome and service use information related to aged care, health and functioning, social and emotional wellbeing, housing and homelessness, financial circumstances, alcohol and substance use, traumatic life events and safety.

Publication Details
Publication Year:
2019