Aged Care & Social Assistance

The Aged Care and Social Assistance content community provides a wealth of unique, rich content particularly relating to the content raised in our flagship conferences: National Disability Summit, National Dementia Conference, Aged Care Reform Conference and Correctional Services Healthcare Summit. Each episode offers fresh insights in different formats from Speaker Insights, to Innovation Champions, Fireside chats and much more. Check out the latest episodes today!

Latest videos



Overcoming the challenges of perioperative care delivery in rural Australia

  • June 8, 2021

Bringing quality perioperative care to people in rural areas is an important, but challenging, experience. Rural Australians have statistically poorer health...


Becoming Australia’s second quadriplegic doctor – insights from Dr. Dinesh Palipana

  • September 23, 2020

As a quadriplegic medical professional, Dr. Dinesh Palipana spends much of his time at hospital. Either tending patients or being one...


COVID-19 is as much an aged care mental health crisis as it is a physical one, researcher says

  • August 26, 2020

Australia was approximately fourteen months into its Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety when the coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic...


The right support for people living with dementia

  • March 30, 2020

Anne has always loved writing poetry. It was the one thing she would look forward to in English classes at school,...


Whistleblowing protections vital for improving aged care in Australia

  • September 23, 2019

Improving protections for whistleblowers should be the one of the first steps taken by government to ensure reasonable standards of aged...


What does dementia feel like?

  • April 23, 2019

In Australia 342,000 people are living with Dementia – a pervasive collection of symptoms including memory loss, confusion and apathy. But...


Aged Care + Social Assistance - Breakdown

  • Aged Care / Mental Health / Disability - 24%
  • Community / Primary Health - 22%
  • Local Health Districts - 17%
  • Policy / Government / Associations / Advocacy - 13%
  • Hospitals - 12%
  • University / Research - 9%
  • Other - 3%

Associated Events

National Dementia & Aged Care Reform Conference

7-9 September 2021 | Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

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National Disability Summit

16-17 August 2021 | Crown Melbourne And Virtually Delivered

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Correctional Services Healthcare Summit

25-26 May 2021 | Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

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