HiD 2015

Health in Difference 2015 conference

National Convention Centre


Health in Difference 2015 will take place from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 August, at the National Convention Centre in Canberra (NCCC).

Conference streams 2015

The conference will have four streams: Ageing and Aged Care; Mental Health and Suicide Prevention; Intersections; and Practice, Connect, Celebrate.

Bringing the community together through song

The Qwire brings together people from diverse sections of the ACT queer
community, their allies and supporters, to challenge stereotypes and more importantly build a bridge between the queer community and the non-queer community through music.

Lake Burley Griffin Run

Some healthy exercise will be a great way to start the day. Frontrunners will be hosting a run or you can also walk. The Bridge to Bridge run starting at Regatta Point is only 5km so most runners will be able to do it in around 30 min walkers in 60 minutes. All welcome.

Being present: mindfulness practice in action

There is often so much happening and it can be easy to get ‘lost’ in all the activity at a conference of this kind. This session provides an opportunity to take time to listen to ourselves and connect with what is important to others and us in this moment…