6 February 2024
Age Discrimination Commissioner an exceptional candidate says peak aged care advocacy body
The Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN) today welcomed the appointment of Robert Fitzgerald AM as the new Age Discrimination Commissioner.
“Mr Fitzgerald is an exceptional candidate,” OPAN CEO Craig Gear said. “A long-time advocate for the human rights of older people and the prevention of elder abuse, Mr Fitzgerald is highly respected within the aged care sector.
“OPAN looks forward to engaging with Mr Fitzgerald at a national level at this critical time for the rights of older people.”