We are pleased to invite contributors to this year’s Carers Conference who would like to deliver a talk or a workshop to unpaid carers and professionals working with carers.
We are looking for:
We are seeking contributions that will benefit both unpaid carers and professionals, be informative and inspiring.
We are looking for a range of themes of key importance to carers, for example (but not exhaustive to):
If the talk/presentation you would like to share with attendees at the Carers Conference doesn’t fit any of the themes above we are open to innovative projects and ideas.
To submit a proposal please complete our online submission form at https://tinyurl.com/yb3ughw6
Please be sure to identify a lead presenter with whom all correspondence will take place.
Deadline for submissions: Friday 10th August 2018
Delegates will come from a range of health and social care sectors including unpaid carers, health and social care providers, professional staff, researchers and volunteers and everyone are welcome to submit a proposal.
For any further information about content and topics, please contact Marlena on Marlena.Nowaczyk@pkavs.org.uk or 01738 567076
To find out more about the conference go to: https://www.pkavscarershub.org.uk/Carers-Conference-2018
You can have a look at last year’s presentations and workshops at: https://www.pkavscarershub.org.uk/Carers-Conference-2017
Successful applicants will be notified by 31 August 2018.
Conference time and location:
Thursday, 22 November 2018
9:30 - 15:30
Perth PH2 0TH
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