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Seniors

  • Support and services for older people

    Find out about support and services for older Queenslanders, including information about retirement, concessions, home support, health, transport, recreation and more.

  • Programs and initiatives to support older people

    The government coordinates and funds a range of initiatives to promote the wellbeing, participation and safety of older Queenslanders.

  • Seniors Week

    Seniors Week is an opportunity for Queenslanders of all ages to join together and celebrate the valuable contributions of older people.

  • Elder abuse prevention campaign

    Find out how to get advice and support if you or someone you know is experiencing elder abuse.

  • Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day is a chance for everyone to thank grandparents for their love and support.

Elder abuse—anyone can make the call

Common forms of elder abuse include emotional, financial and physical abuse, and neglect. If you are concerned someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, make the call to the Elder Abuse Helpline for confidential advice.

Improvements to Seniors and Carers Business Discount Scheme

We are revitalising the Business Discount Scheme for Seniors and Carers to provide a more contemporary, efficient and valuable service for cardholders and participating businesses.  

Seniors online

The Queensland Government provides a range of information and services for seniors. Find out more about retirement, staying connected, concessions, safety and protection, grandparenting, as well as how to get a Seniors Card.