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Challenging Inequality
Event Date: 
Thu, 2019/11/07 - Sat, 2019/11/09
Convention Centre, Adelaide South Australia

The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) holds Conference 2019, Challenging Inequality: Working together for a just society. This event will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia from 7-9 November 2019. The conference will bring together members of the Australian and international health, advocacy and social services sectors.

Attracting over 600 delegates from Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific region, this event will give attendees an opportunity to exchange information on the current challenges and trends in the sectors, advance networks, gain peer knowledge from leading experts and review the newest services and products on the market.

Pre-eminent presenters representing the sectors, government and policy, as well as academia and research, who are renowned thought leaders in their respected fields, will explore the latest developments in the areas of health, leadership, social justice, sustainability, research and advocacy.


The Conference Program

Topic matter which will be a part of the conference program includes

  • Poverty and social disadvantage
  • Climate change and sustainability
  • Human rights
  • Reconciliation
  • Mental health
  • Disability
  • Family violence
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Children and youth
  • Aged care
  • Substance abuse
  • Housing.