For all who work with people with dementia

Dementia Care Events 2017


11 October 2017 – NSW

A Regional Experience in Practical Dementia Care (RED)

Conference, presented by Omnicare Alliance, in Port Macquarie. Guest speaker: Dr Cameron Camp, US Montessori dementia specialist. Details:

12-13 October 2017

Better Practice: Re-thinking Aged Care – Discover, Connect, Create
Presented by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency, in Perth. Details:

15-18 October – QLD

LASA National Congress

Presented by Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), on the Gold Coast. Details:

15-17 October 2017 – VIC

The NNIDR Australian Dementia Forum 2017

Presented by the NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research (NNIDR), in Melbourne. Details:

17-20 October 2017 – VIC

Alzheimer’s Australia National Dementia Conference: Be The Change

In Melbourne. Conference themes: the voices of people with dementia; innovative approaches to support; dementia-friendly communities; support for carers; understanding changed behaviour; engagement; freedom, autonomy, independence and risk; prevention and treatment; palliative support; environments; young people; and technology. Details:

8-10 November 2017 – WA

Ageing: The Golden Opportunity – The 50th AAG Conference

Presented by the Australian Association of Gerontology, in Perth. Details:

19-20 February 2018 – NSW

5th National Elder Abuse Conference: Together Making Change

Hosted by Seniors Rights Service, in Sydney.  Details:

7-8 June 2018

HammondCare International Dementia Conference: Mission Impossible? Truth & Lies In The Age Of Choice

Call for papers closes 24 November 2017. Details:

11-14 November 2018

11th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias

In Sydney. Details: