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The Red Conference

Save the Date!

We are excited to annouce the date for our next regional dementia conference, The RED Conference will be held over two days on March 28-29, 2019.

Montessori for dementia expert, Dr Cameron Camp will also be returning to our 2019 conference as one of our keynote speakers.

Further speakers will be advised in early 2018.

What is The RED Conference All About

The RED Conference, A Regional Experience in Practical Dementia Care has been designed to provide a regional perspective on the work being done around practical dementia care, in addition to hearing from experts from overseas and Australia.

With Tweed Heads, Myall Lakes and the Port Macquarie-Hastings featuring in the top three dementia prevalence rates in NSW state electoral districts, it is a wonderful opportunity for people from the Mid North Coast, North Coast, New England, Tweed and Hunter regions to come together and learn from industry experts.

All workshops are designed so that attendees can take away practical and hands-on key learnings to implement immediately in any home or care environments.

If you think you may require respite on the day, you may be able to access this through Commonwealth Respite & Home Care Packages MNC. Bookings are essential, please call 1800 052 222.

When is the conference

March 28-29, 2019

Where is the conference

The RED Conference is being held in Port Macquarie, on the NSW Mid North Coast.

Confirmed venue details will be advised in early 2018!

Who should attend

The conference is open to anyone with an interest in the field of dementia, in the care of people living with dementia and for those living with dementia, with the focus on living well with dementia.

Our speakers and workshop presenters are varied and will cover a wide variety of topics to suit all, including people living with dementia, carers, service providers, care staff, field workers, clinicians and the community.

Why you should attend

Opportunity to hear and learn from inspiring and leading International and Australian speakers and workshop presenters

Explore innovative, practical and hands-on approaches that can be immediately implemented to support people living with dementia both in the home and other care environments

A focus on the regional experience of supporting people to live well with dementia

Opportunity to meet diverse industry exhibitors

Network and share knowledge, information and experiences