No one should have no one

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Useful Links

Making Every Contact Count (MECC)

Relationships Australia

Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) - Social Isolation Paper


2017 Symposium PowerPoint Presentations



Lui DiVenuto

City of Onkaparinga

Lonelinesss is a health risk


First Session        

Dr. Debbie Faulkner

Adelaide University

The Prevalence and Nature of Social Isolation in Australia and South Australia

Maria Johns

Multicultural Aged Care

Café Mabuhay 

Peter Sparrow

Carer Support

The Impact of Caring: Social Isolation 

Second Session        

Dr. David Panter


Innovative Approaches to Creating Sustainable Social Connections

Vanessa Leane

St John

Wellbeing Innovation - A Strength Based Approach to Overcome Isolation

Brett Partington & Linda Booth


Filling the Void with Facebook 


Matt Haren

Test Kitchen

Turning the Tables on the Loneliest Part of the Day: the Critical Importance of the Mealtime Experience

Third Session        

Yankalilla & Districts Community Men's Shed

Shed Happens

Julie Patterson

SA Health

Making Every Contact Count

Red Cross Port Pirie

“A Place Where Laughter is Welcome and Kindness is Free”

Peter Hanna

Relationships Australia

You Are Not Alone

Vesna Haracic

City of Salisbury

Building Social Connections with Diverse Communities

Breakout Session        

David Kelly


Building Resilience to Address Social Isolation

Final Session        

Jane Mussared


Social Inclusion and Modern Older LiveS




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