Dementia Australia free webinars
For those who have received a diagnosis of dementia or are caring for someone diagnosed with dementia, Dementia Australia has free webinars which are available for individuals, family and carers (excluding professional health care workers).
Aged Care Reform Conference
This virtually delivered event will be held on 9-10 November 2020 and will talk about topics such as the recommendations from the Royal Commission into Aged Care, elder abuse and dementia care, among others.
Invitation to the Launch of COTA NSW’s Report
Click here for an invitation to the Launch of the COTA NSW 2020 50+ Report Dignity, Respect, Choice: Planning for the Final Chapter
The launch will be on 2 September 2020; attendance is free for this online event. The report will be available on the COTA NSW website following the launch.
Mental Health Foundation Australia (MHFA) Seniors’ Mental Health Webinar
This webinar talks specifically about seniors’ mental health during COVID-19. You can register here.
There are also webinars that address a range of other topics such as parenting in multicultural families during COVID-19, supporting vulnerable families, and more. Webinars are also accessible as a recording afterwards.
Australian Healthcare Week Expo 2020
This expo is an annual event where the aged care community can gather and talk about aged care service delivery and its transformation in coming years. The expo will also run 6 free on-floor programs on areas including healthcare workforce, patient experience, and GPs and primary healthcare.
The expo will run from 30 September-1 October 2020, 10am-4pm daily, at the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney.
Dementia Action Week 2020
Dementia Action Week 2020 will feature real stories of people who have a lived experience of dementia. This week will demonstrate that dementia does not stop people from continuing to live well and make significant contributions years after their diagnosis. If you want to support Dementia Action Week and amplify the campaign activities and messages, you can register here to receive your campaign kit as well as further information.
The week is from 21-27 September 2020.
Aged Care Catering Summit
The Aged Care Catering Summit is a networking opportunity where the aged care hospitality industry can connect, share stories and learn from others. The Summit is for anyone involved in catering to older people, such as catering managers, nutritionists, consultants and suppliers.
It will be held on 10 November 2020, 9am-3:30pm, at the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney.
Tickets are $249.