Tracey West, Gai Brennan and Kathryn Greiner

S2, E7: Elder Financial Abuse

Today for Elder Abuse Awareness Day, we speak with Dr Tracey West from the Griffith Business School about Elder Financial Abuse in Australia. Then Joseph, Lucille & Patricia talk together about this at Jeff’s Café.

Then on Nostalgia Town, Lex speaks with Kathryn Greiner, former Sydney City Councillor and current Chair of the NSW Ministerial Advisory Council on Ageing, about being a schoolgirl in four different countries and two different hemispheres, and about how life seems to only get better.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex speaks with Gai Brennan about establishing a new business in later life.

Seniors' Rights Service

S1, E6: Elder Abuse

Today in Episode 6 of The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Life in the 21st Century we discuss Elder Abuse with Diana Bernard from the Seniors Rights Service, and then two local older people who will  discuss how this affects them in their lives on ‘The Punters’ Panel’.

Later in the episode we speak with Australian actor, broadcaster and teacher, Lex Marinos, about his formative cultural experiences growing up in rural NSW and Sydney on ‘Nostalgia Town’.

And finally we speak with Russ Gluyas of ACON about ‘The Love Project’, for older LGBTIQ Australians.