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Communtity Law Manual | Family violence & elder abuse | Abuse or neglect by carers: Complaining to the Health and Disability Commissioner

Protection for older people against abuse or neglect

Abuse or neglect by carers: Complaining to the Health and Disability Commissioner

Complaining about a breach of the Code

People accessing health and disability services have many rights that are outlined in the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers’ Rights. People whose rights under this Code have been breached can complain to the Health and Disability Commissioner. (See the chapter “Disability rights”.)

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