Gerard Mansour

Gerard Mansour
Commissioner for Senior Victorians and Ambassador for Elder Abuse Prevention
Gerard Mansour is a highly respected and passionate advocate for the needs of older people, with over 25 years of leadership experience within the aged and wider community services sectors. As Commissioner for Senior Victorians, Mr Mansour provides advice to the Victorian Government on issues relevant to senior Victorians, such as the ability to live healthy, dignified and productive lives, and social engagement and empowerment.

Mr Mansour’s role as Ambassador for Elder Abuse Prevention is focussed on giving older victims of family violence a voice and raising community awareness of elder abuse. He advises government on potential improvements to pathways available to older people dealing with abusive situations and led the development of the booklet Your voice––Trust your choice – Tips for seniors making enduring powers of attorney.