The International Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing (IAHSA) has issued a call for presentations for its 8th International Conference to be held in London July next year.
With the theme, Leadership Beyond Borders, the conference will highlight some of the most innovative programs from around the world. The closing date for proposals is 1 May, 2008.
Accepted proposals will also be eligible for consideration in the 2008-2009 IAHSA Excellence in Ageing Services Awards.
Created in 2005, the awards are judged according to the following criteria:
– Originality and creativity of the program or technique
– Proven benefits to the residents, clients or organization
– Potential for application to the needs of other organizations or facilities
The winners will be announced at the conference in London.