Loss & Grief in our Diverse Community

Loading Map....

Date(s) - 05/07/2019
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus


Register by emailing events@griefcentre.org.nz or phone 09 418 1457

We invite you to join us for the Grief Centre’s National Conference on Loss and Grief in our Diverse Community. Aotearoa New Zealand is composed of many diverse communities of people within our wider community – each with special qualities and experiences. We are delighted to bring together these prominent speakers for a unique opportunity to increase our understanding when supporting people from diverse backgrounds. 


Registrations from 8am (tea/coffee available)

9am Karakia

9.15am Welcome

9.30am to 10.30am

Loss, Grief, and the Changing Face of Relationship and Family – Margaret Agee

10.30am to 11am MORNING TEA

11am to 12pm

Loss and Grief in the Disabled Community – Susan Sherrard

12pm to 1pm

Loss and Grief and the LGBTQI community – Nathan Gaunt

1pm to 2pm LUNCH

2pm to 3pm

Religion and the Loss and Grief JourneyMary Caygill

3pm to 3.30pm AFTERNOON TEA

3.30pm to 4.30pm

Loss and grief in Chronic, Long-term, or Terminal Illness – Liese Groot-Alberts



Time:    8.30am – 4.30pm

Venue: University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, Corner Morrin & Merton Roads, St Johns, Auckland

Cost:      $199 plus GST – please note this includes all refreshments, including morning and afternoon tea, a delicious lunch, and a drinks and nibbles reception at the end of the day.

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/grief-centre-national-conference-loss-and-grief-in-our-diverse-community-tickets-61976521444