This symposium includes presentations by policy makers, researchers, service providers and community groups working to prevent or reduce social isolation and loneliness among older Australians.
This event is for community members, academics, service stakeholders, policy makers, peak groups, and anyone interested in social connection in older age to attend this collaborative forum.
Hosted by Bolton Clarke Research Institute. Official opening by Victorian Commissioner for Seniors, Gerard Mansour.
Other speakers include Dr Catherine Barrett, Dr Michelle Lim, Mr Matiu Bush, Dr Rajna Ogrin and Prof Barry Golding.