For all who work with people with dementia

Dementia Care Events

August 2018 – WA & VIC

Introduction to the Hierarchic Dementia Scale-Revised (HDS-R) and the Possibility Oriented Approach to Care Planning

Workshop, presented by Dementia Training Australia, in Como, WA (10 August); and Kew, VIC (31 August).

23-24 August 2018 – NSW

Better Practice For The Future National Conference: Living The Life I Choose

Hosted by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency, in Sydney. Better Practice Award winners to be announced at the conference dinner on 23 August.

3-5 September 2018 – NSW

2018 ACSA National Summit

‘What’s Next? Identify, Adapt, Deliver’, presented by Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA), in Sydney.

19-21 September 2018 – VIC

Diversional & Recreation Therapy Australia National Conference

In Melbourne.

26 September 2018 – NSW

2018 Illawarra Public Dementia Forum: Small Actions, Big Difference

Presented by Dementia Australia and the Illawarra Public Forum Planning Group.

In Wollongong.

9-10 October 2018 – VIC


A conference for service providers and older people: respecting elders; challenging ageism, preventing elder abuse; building an age-friendly world. Presented by Celebrate Ageing, in Melbourne. Abstract submissions close 9 August.

28-30 October 2018 – SA

LASA National Congress 2018

Australia’s largest aged service industry event, presented by Leading Age Services Australia, in Adelaide.

11-14 November 2018

11th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias

In Sydney.

21-23 November 2018 – VIC

51st AAG Conference: Advancing Not Retiring: Active Players, A Fair Future

Hosted by the Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG), in Melbourne.