For all who work with people with dementia

Dementia Care Events 2017

13-15 February 2017 – VIC

Small Acts of Love – A National Symposium on Dementia and Love

Presented by The OPAL Institute, in Ballarat. Details and registration: http://www.opalinstitute.org/dementia-and-love.html


14-15 February 2017 – NSW

Reframing Dementia: An Interdisciplinary Workshop on the Dementia Experience

Presented by the Department of Anthropology and the Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre, University of Sydney, at the University of Sydney. Details: http://sydney.edu.au/arts/research/reframing-dementia/news_events/workshop.shtml


Dementia Training Australia Information Evening

Presented by Dementia Training Australia (DTA), in Bentley, Perth. All careworkers and health professionals with an interest in dementia care are welcome to attend. Details and registration: https://register.eventarc.com/36969/the-new-dementia-training-australia-how-we-can-help-you

 


23-24 February 2017 – SA

8th Annual National Dementia Conference

Presented by Informa, in Adelaide. Send topic and speaker submissions to Lisa.Hedlund@informa.com.au. Special rate of $995 + GST (30% discount) for AJDC readers, up to the conference date. Use promo code AJDC2017 when booking. Details: http://www.informa.com.au/conferences/health-care-conference/national-dementia-conference


7 March – VIC

The Portrait, The Mirror And The Landscape: Working With Responsive Behaviours.

Workshop, presented by Dementia Training Australia. Details: email dta@uow.edu.au


7 March – national

Consumer Direction and Dementia in the Community

Free webinar 2pm-3.30pm, presented by Home Care Today. Details and to register: https://homecaretoday.org.au/event/consumer-direction-dementia


16 March – VIC

Designing for People with Dementia

Workshop, presented by Dementia Training Australia, in Geelong. Details: email dta@uow.edu.au


23 March – SA

Designing for People with Dementia

Workshop, presented by Dementia Training Australia, in Adelaide. Details: email dta@uow.edu.au


15 March – NSW

Designing for People with Dementia

Workshop, presented by Dementia Training Australia, in Bowral. Details: email dta@uow.edu.au


26-29 April 2017 – Japan

32nd International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International

In Kyoto. Online registration and abstract submission now open. Details: http://www.adi2017.org/


3 May-13 October 2017 – national
Better Practice conference series: Re-thinking Aged Care – Discover, Connect, Create
Presented by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency, around Australia: Darwin (3-4 May); Melbourne (1-2 June); Adelaide (20-21 July); Sydney (17-18 August); Brisbane (21-22 September); Perth (12-13 October). The conferences also feature the Better Practice Award winners. Details: https://www.aacqa.gov.au/


10-11 May 2017 – VIC
Dementia and Community Care Conference 2017
Presented by Total Aged Services, in Melbourne. Details and registration: http://www.totalagedservices.com.au/dcc-conference.html


17-20 October 2017 VIC

Alzheimer’s Australia National Conference 2017

In Melbourne. Details: http://bit.ly/29wp4IQ


8-10 November 2017 – WA

Ageing: The Golden Opportunity – The 50th AAG Conference

Presented by the Australian Association of Gerontology, in Perth. Abstract submissions open 13 February. Details: http://aagconference.asn.au/