Expert Advice

Peace and Good Behaviour Orders

What to do if you are feeling threatened by physical violence? The issue of domestic violence has received a lot of attention lately, and rightly so. But what’s not being talked about, are acts and
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Free legal services

Finding free legal assistance can be difficult, but there are more than 33 accredited Community Legal Centres located throughout Queensland. With a reduction in funding apportioned to Legal Aid
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Suncare's guide to a sincere advanced care plan

Advance care planning outlines your future health and personal care when you are unable to communicate your needs and preferences, yourself due to illness or serious injury. It can be difficult to
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Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

The provision of quality care to help make people’s lives better is central to Suncare’s operations and we welcome the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety and other initiatives that aim
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My Health Record – what you need to know

There has been a great deal of media attention in relation to the My Health Record system. Our information guide and FAQs will help you understand what you need to know about the system so you can
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Door-to-door and home maintenance scams

Sadly, older Australians may be more susceptible to door-to-door and home maintenance scams which generally involve promoting goods and services that are of poor quality, or not delivered at all.
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Steps to make a Will with the Public Trustee

It is estimated that more than half of Australian adults don’t have a Will in place. Without a valid Will, you can cause devastating consequences for your family, friends or other benefactors on your
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Bereavement payments for carers

If you have recently experienced the loss of someone you were caring for, you may be able to access a bereavement payment. Bereavement payments are available through Centrelink as a lump sum or short
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