search aging programs

Follow Us!


WHATA series of elder abuse prevention training videos available in fourteen different languages.
WHYTo increase awareness of elder abuse in ethnic communities through training videos and presentations.
WHEREThe Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria.
Senior Rights Victoria. Australia.

Program Description

“Within My Walls is a glimpse into the lives of older people in suburban Melbourne, who have been affected by mistreatment at the hands of their family.”

Within My Walls is a series of elder abuse prevention training videos to educate and increase awareness of  elder abuse.

Topics covered include:

  • Different types of elder abuse within family relationships and relationships of trust.
  • Stigma about accepting help for elder abuse outside the family.
  • Not knowing where to go for help if someone is a victim of elder abuse.
  • Increased dependency on adult children.

The Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria provides educational presentations to communities to help increase awareness of elder abuse.

The Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria works to empower people from culturally diverse backgrounds and advocates for human rights, freedom, respect, equality and dignity for ethnic and multicultural communities.

Elder abuse prevention training videos are available in:

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • English
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Macedonian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Tagalog
  • Turkish
  • Vietnamese


Aging Programs
Elder Abuse Prevention Programs
Elder Abuse Prevention Training Programs
Elder Abuse Documentaries







Find out more about Within My Walls

Home | About Us | Submissions to Our Site | Disclaimer | Awards
copyright ©