Pre-Conference Workshop: Supporting Grieving Children and Adolescents – A Multi-Modal Exploration

Date: 29 – 30 Oct 2018

Time: 8.30am – 5.30pm

Venue: The Bone Marrow Donor Programme

For Who: Healthcare, social care and educational professionals who support children and adolescents experiencing losses through illness and death

Please click here for more information on the pre-conference workshop.


Main Conference: Our Collective Voices

Date: 31 Oct – 1 Nov 2018

Time: 8.30am – 5.30pm

Venue: Furama RiverFront Hotel

For Who: Social Workers | Counsellors | Therapists | Educators | Grassroots, Community, Faith Workers & Volunteers | Funeral Directors | Doctors | Nurses and other Professionals in Grief, Bereavement and Death-related Services.


Day 1 0830-1030 Welcome Ceremony and Opening Keynote
  1030-1100 Morning tea break and Poster Viewing
  1100-1230 Plenary 1
  1230-1330 Lunch and Therapy Engagement
  1330-1515 Breakout Sessions 1A, 3A, 1B and 1C
  1515-1545 Afternoon tea break and Poster Viewing
  1545-1730 Breakout Sessions 2A, 3A, 2B and 2C
Day 2 0830-0900 Memorial
  0900-1100 Plenary 2
  1100-1130 Morning tea break
  1130-1300 Breakout Sessions 1A, 2A, 3B and 3C
  1300-1400 Lunch  
  1400-1530 Plenary 3
  1530-1600 Afternoon tea break
  1600-1730 Closing Keynote and Closing Ceremony

Please click here for the programme of the main conference, and here for the detailed synopses of the main conference sessions.


Post-Conference Workshop: Grief and Bereavement 101

Date: 2 – 3 Nov 2018

Time: 8.30am – 5.30pm

Venue: Assisi Hospice

For Who: Early professionals and volunteer leaders in healthcare, social care, education, spiritual or community work and professionals whose work involves support for the bereaved.

Please click here for more information on the post-conference workshop.


PALNET by Singapore Association of Social Workers (SASW)

Date: 2 Nov 2018

Time: 2pm – 5pm

Venue: Singapore Cancer Society (SCS) Cancer Rehabilitation Centre (JEM Office Tower, 52 Jurong Gateway Road, #08-04, Singapore 608550)

By Invitation Only.