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SENIORS - a Huge Expo Event especially for YOU
The Care and Ageing Expo is the first ever programme of it's kind here in Perth.

* Whether you are caring for elderly parents or loved ones, and are confused about how to access home care support or aged care services

If you do not know what choices are available in aged care

If you need assistance to navigate the system

All of these will be addressed at this first Care and Ageing Expo



The Expo will showcase a range of products, services, information and education to enable you to compare the market and make an informed choice around the many aged care options that could be available to you.

There will be experts over a wide range of aged care issues such as deciding whether you want home care or residential care; how to care for those with dementia; how to navigate the MyAgedCare website; or hear about the latest technology in hearing aids and so much more.

There will be two seminar stages which will provide a continuous stream of information from industry experts and discussion panels and you will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Exhibitors will include the following:

Residential Care facilities

Seniors,living
Facilities for seniors at Amana Living


Home Care Providers
Retirement Living Providers
Equipment providers (wheelchair, zimmer frame etc)
Service Providers (Silver Chain etc)
Health Care providers (physio, cognitive therapists, counsellors etc)
Legal and Financial (banks and superfunds)
Medical
Consultants
Technology
Support Groups
Government Agencies (local, state and Federal agencies)
NFP support groups
Vulnerable care groups (Indigenous, homeless)

EXHIBITORS
There will be heaps of exhibitors and some of these are:

Amana Living
13SICK Doctor home care
Berrington
Aegis Aged Care Group
Carers Australia WA
Compatible Care Nursing Agency
Bethanie
Australian Government Department of Health
Apia
Cota for older Australians
Independent Living Centre
European bedding
Gift of Grace Funerals
My Care My Choice
Hall & Prior, Aged Care Group
Food for Life - Home Chef
Palliative Care
Mobile Alert
St Ives Home Care
Regis Aged Care
Lions Hearing Clinic

Lions,Hearing,Clinic
Have all your questions answered on hearing


Unicare Health

Products,and,equipment
Unicare for products and equipment


Rosewood Care

Rosewood,Care,Group
Facilities at the Rosewood Care Group


SilverChain
Seniors Card
Wenatex Sleep System
and more

PROGRAMME SATURDAY 29TH JULY
At THE BETHANIE LIFESTYLE STAGE

From 10.00 am to 10.35 am
Opening Address:
The Hon Ken Wyatt, Federal Minister for Aged Care

From 10.45 am to 11.20 am
Ageing Disgracefully:
Max Kay AM, CitWA

From 11.30 am to 12.05 pm
Steps to Better Hearing:
When is the right time to address your hearing:
Lize Coetzee & Nikola Hawkins, Lions Hearing Clinic

from 12.15 pm to 12.50 pm
Navigating the Path:
Mark Teale, CEO, Council on the Ageing

from 1.00 pm to 1.35 pm
Our Thriving Cultural Diversity in Aged Care - Panel Discussion:
Mary Gurgone, Fortis Consulting
Irene Mooney, CEO MYVISTA
Caroline Gumede, Chair Person, African Aged Care Services

From 1.45 pm to 2.20 pm
Home Care:
Pat Cambridge, Director of Health Services, My Flex Health

From 2.30 pm to 3.05 pm
Healthy Ageing:
Emeritus Professor Robert Ziegler

From 3.15 pm to 3.50 pm
Residential Care:
David Harrison, COO, The Bethanie Group

PROGRAMME SUNDAY, 30TH JULY
AT THE BETHANIE LIFESTYLE STAGE

From 10.00 am to 10.35 am
State Health Address:
Hon Mick Murray, State Minister for Seniors and Ageing

From 10.45 am to 11.20 am
Sharing the Journey - Experiences of Aged Care - Panel Discussion:
Craig Billing and Sue Hyder

From 11.30 am to 12.05 pm
Dealing with Dementia - Panel Discussion:
Michelle Harris, The Bethanie Group
Jason Burton, Alzheimer's WA
Dr Andrew Stafford, Dementia Training Australia

From 12.15 pm to 12.50 pm
MyAgedCare.gov.au Using the Website:
Department of Health

From 1.00 pm to 1.35 pm
Healthy Ageing Through Activity:
Kate Chetwin, Seniors Recreation Council of WA

From 1.45 pm to 2.20 pm
Compass, Map, Guide:
Planning to stay well at home now & into the future:
Melissa Young, Developer, Encore Innovation

From 2.30 pm to 3.05 pm
Understanding Legal Requirements:
Aldis Purins, FP, Destination Financial Planning

From 3.15 pm to 3.50 pm
Retirement Living:
Mike Graebner, Seniors Own Real Estate



TICKETS
Tickets are available for Pre purchase - $12 Adult
Pre purchase - $8 Concession

At the gate - $15 Adult
At the gate - $10 Concession

PURCHASE ONLINE HERE, OR call Oztix direct on 1300 762 545

The Care and Ageing Expo is an initiative presented by Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the national peak body representing providers of age services across residential care, home care and retirement living.

LASA is the single voice for aged care service providers, and the respected, first point of call for governments, media and industry on aged care issues.

For further enquiries call 08 9474 9200
Or email: expo@lasa.asn.au
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Why? For an expo for all Seniors
When: Saturday 29th and Sunday, 30th July 2017 from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm
Phone: 9228 9166
Where: Perth Convention Exhibition Centre
Cost: $8 to $15
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