CDH Australia Annual Forum 2017

CDH Australia Annual Forum
The CDH Australia Annual Forum (CAAF) is a two day health forum that seeks to give families and carers access to peer support and medical professionals to share knowledge and experiences.






 
 
CDH Australia Annual Forum (CAAF)


FREE family admission for all CDH members.
Kids are WELCOME!
Not a CDH member? Join here for only $30 and attend the CAAF for free!

LOCATION 
Sorrento Beach Resort
1 Padbury Circle, Sorrento, WA - 21kms from Perth CBD 



The CDH Annual Forum (CAAF) aims to connect families from around Australia affected by congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH), to facilitate peer support and provide self-care workshops. The forum brings together families with healthcare professionals to share knowledge and inform practice so that care for families affected by CDH can improve.

*EVENT REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS... SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE

 
CAAF ITINERARY 

Friday morning session 
Kick off CAAF 2017 with tea, coffee and introductions.
Meet new friends, hear updates from the board, take part in a share circle and care sessions.
- Bereaved: Grief and Loss - Facilitated by Kath
- Survivor: Circle of Security Parenting Model presented by Sally
We will end the morning session with a group lunch.

Friday afternoon session 
Begin with a group lunch, then listen to talks and take part in Q&A sessions with medical professionals on CDH.
- Overview of CDH at Princess Margaret Hospital presented by surgeon Dr Gera 
- CDH Research overview and findings presented by Jason Tan from Princess Margaret Hospital
Afternoon tea will be a chance to mingle along with kids play time activities.

Saturday morning session 
Enjoy a cup of coffee with your new friends then take part in a supportive share circle and morning tea.
The morning session will end with slide show and group lunch.

Saturday afternoon session 
Begin with a group lunch, then take part in a group art session facilitated by Elizabeth Hancey.
Afternoon tea will be followed by a memorial service.

Saturday evening family dinner 
Please join us for dinner on Saturday night at the Sorrento Beach Resort.
We're delighted to cover the cost of meals. Guests may purchase drinks from the bar.

Question about the event? Please contact Chantelle from CDH Australia at chantelle@cdh.org.au

*EVENT REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS... SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE

 


ACCOMMODATION -
Sorrento Beach Resort 
S
pecial group prices available - Click here for more information
Please book accommodation directly with the hotel
Website: www.sorrentobeach.com.au  Email: admin@sorrentobeach.com.au   Phone: 08 9246 8100


CDH AUSTRALIA - ANNUAL GENERAL FORUM
Will be held at 7:30pm on Thursday 12th October at the Sorrento Beach Resort.
If you plan to attend the Annual General Forum, please remember to include Thursday night when booking your accommodation.


EVENT REGISTRATION - INSTRUCTIONS

1/ You must first SIGN IN, or CREATE a free "CDH Community" account
2/ Click REGISTER MYSELF 
3/ Select "MEMBER" or "NON-MEMBER
4/ ANSWER questions (include details about your family attending with you)
3/ ADD the sessions to your itinerary you wish to attend
4/ Proceed to CHECK OUT

Need help registering?
 Please contact Susan from CDH Australia at susanfisher@cdh.org.au
When
10/12/2017 7:00 PM - 10/14/2017 5:00 PM
Where
Sorrento Beach Resort 1 Padbury Circle Sorrento, WA 6020 AUSTRALIA

Program

   

Thursday, 12 October 2017

 
The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday evening from 7:30-9:30pm (the night before the CAAF) The AGM will be held at the same location, Sorrento Beach Resort.
Time
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 PM

Friday, 13 October 2017

 
Kick off CAAF 2017 with tea, coffee and introductions. Meet new friends, hear updates from the board, take part in a share circle and care sessions. We will end the morning session with a group lunch.
Time
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
8:30 AM

Begin with a group lunch, then listen to talks and take part in Q&A sessions with medical professionals on CDH. Afternoon tea will be a chance to mingle and kids play time activities.
Time
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
12:30 PM

Saturday, 14 October 2017

 
Enjoy a cup of coffee with your new friends then take part in a supportive share circle and morning tea. The morning session will end with slide show and group lunch.
Time
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
8:30 AM

Begin with a group lunch, then take part in a group art session. Afternoon tea will be followed by a memorial service.
Time
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
12:30 PM

Please join us for dinner on Saturday night at the Sorrento Beach Resort. We're delighted to cover the cost of meals. Guests may purchase drinks from the bar.
Time
6:30 PM
6:30 PM

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