Friends for GoodTuesday, 13 November 2018 - 9:30am
Marriott Hotel, Corner Exhibition & Lonsdale Streets, MelbourneVictoria
Friends for Good is organising the first national conference on loneliness in Australia in November 2018. We aim to work together to understand loneliness in our communities, raise the profile of this issue across sectors as well as the media and to develop recommendations for actions required by government, policy makers and practitioners.
It will be on the 13th of November from 930-1630 followed by entertainment and drinks
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: The wonderful and inspirational SUSAN ALBERTI AC, philanthropist, managing director of Dansu Group, former vice president of the Western Bulldogs Football Club and 2018 Victorian of the year.
Our conference presenters and workshop facilitators include:
Matiu Bush- Founder of One Good Street
Shanton Chang from the University of Melbourne
Joe Ball- CEO of Switchboard Vic
Micheal Cowling from CQ University
Laura Rouhan- Co-Founder of Friends for Good
Robert Vanderburg from CQ University
PLUS live entertainment from the hilarious and performance troupe The Connies.