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Saturday, September 23, 2017
Seniors' Housing Forum
Time: All Day
Location: Central Lions Seniors Rec Centre, Edmonton AB

The Seniors’ Housing Forum Planning Committee, comprised of key community stakeholders, is presenting a one-day Seniors’ Housing Forum for seniors, their families and caregivers, free of charge!

The goal of the Forum is to educate participants about the range of housing options and community resources available for older adults and to guide individuals in planning appropriate future housing for themselves and/or significant others. Sponsors and Exhibitors will have an opportunity to promote their organization, services and/or products to an audience actively seeking information pertaining to seniors’ housing needs and services.

Visit: http://www.mysage.ca/events/seniors-housing-forum

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
ACCA Inspiring Quality ("IQ") Conference
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location: Sheraton, Red Deer AB

ACCA's Annual Inspiring Quality Conference offers an inspirational program of world-class speakers exploring lessons from abroad, local initiatives and perspective on what quality means, and research challenging myths in the Continuing Care Industry.  Featuring a fantastic tradeshow and the celebratory ACCA Awards of Excellence recognizing outstanding individuals in Continuing Care, you won't want to miss IQ 2017! www.accaiq.com

Thursday, September 28, 2017
ACCA Inspiring Quality ("IQ") Conference
Time: 12:00 am

ACCA's Annual Inspiring Quality Conference offers an inspirational program of world-class speakers exploring lessons from abroad, local initiatives and perspective on what quality means, and research challenging myths in the Continuing Care Industry.  Featuring a fantastic tradeshow and the celebratory ACCA Awards of Excellence recognizing outstanding individuals in Continuing Care, you won't want to miss IQ 2017! www.accaiq.com

Sunday, October 1, 2017
National Seniors' Day
Time: All Day
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Complete Purchasing Services 13th Annual Professional Development Day!
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Radisson Edmonton South, 4440 Gateway Boulevard, Edmonton

Take part in the 13th Annual Professional Development Day and in 2017, we encourage & support you to become energized and ‘Power Up’ your personal and professional goals.

By attending this event, look forward to strengthening your leadership skills by participating in education sessions led by outstanding speakers, connecting with others in your industry to grow your professional network and discovering the latest products and services available that can help you become an invaluable team member and a superstar in your career.

If you have any questions please contact Marxcela Navarro at navarro-marxcela@aramark.ca.

Click here to register and for more details!

Monday, October 16, 2017
2017 Faith, Fundraising and Communications Symposium
Time: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

More detailed information, such the program and on-line registration (only $85, including breakfast and lunch), can be found at  FFC Symposium. The symposium is sponsored by Prairie College and the Shepherd’s Care Foundation.

 

Some of the excellent topics and speakers featured at the Symposium will include:

 

  • Cooperation, Not Competition: The benefits of working together for faith-based not-for-profit organizations (Mark Maxwell, Prairie College)
  • Making your printed newsletter shine in today’s digital world (Rachelle Tedder, SERVUS Credit Union)
  • Looking Ahead to 2018: Trends in Fundraising (Vincent Duckworth, Vitreo Group)
  • Connecting with corporate sponsors (John Windwick, ATB Financial)

 

The Symposium will also serve as a great networking opportunity for all of us involved in the Not-for-Profit sector, to get together, learn from each other and get to know one another better.

 

If you have any questions please forward them to Emma Connolly at econnolly@shepherdscare.org or 780-461-3762.

Wednesday, October 18-20, 2017
Humanizing Health Care
Time: 5:00 pm
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Health & Safety Society of Alberta - "New Directions" Conference & Trade Fair
Time: 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday, October 27, 2017
Health & Safety Society of Alberta - "New Directions" Conference & Trade Fair
Time: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Health & Safety Society of Alberta - "New Directions" Conference & Trade Fair
Time: 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday, October 30-31, 2017
3rd Annual Quality Summit 2017
Time: 12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Edmonton EXPO Centre 7515 - 118 Avenue Edmonton, Alberta T5B 4X5
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Seniors' Health & Wellness Forum
Time: All Day
Location: Central Lions Seniors Rec Centre, Edmonton AB

The Seniors' Health & Wellness Forum, Presented by Age Friendly Edmonton, is an opportunity for seniors, their families and caregivers to obtain information and resources pertaining to health, wellness and social supports vital to healthy aging.

The goal of the Forum is to educate participants about the range of health and wellness options and community resources available for older adults. The Health & Wellness Forum will follow the same event format as the successful Seniors’ Housing Forum, with Sponsors and Exhibitors having the opportunity to promote their organization, services and/or products.

Visit: http://www.mysage.ca/events/health-and-wellness-forum

Monday, November 6, 2017
Creating Care Worthy of a Patient's Trust
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday, November 7-8, 2017
Creating Care Worthy of a Patient's Trust
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Annual General Meeting and ACCA Wine & Cheese Membership Appreciation Reception
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Edmonton AB

Join us for our Annual General Meeting in hearing about some of the great initiatives ACCA is championing, and featuring special guest speaker Paul McLoughlin, Analysts of Alberta Politics.  Following our AGM, we invite you to join us for our 2nd Annual Wine & Cheese Membership Appreciation Reception.  The Reception recognizes the importance of our strong Corporate Members that offer quality services and products that help home care organizations and operators of seniors' homes to control costs and improve efficiencies.