Sponsorship opportunities

The organising committee of Riding the Waves of Change welcome sponsorship support for this highly anticipated conference.

You can download the sponsorship prospectus here. We are excited to announce that NSW Health are our Platinum Sponsor and we are already welcoming sponsors who will be taking Trade Displays at Kiama.

As you can see, there are many opportunities to support this conference. Please contact the office for more information on telephone 02 92062094 or email linda@palliativecarensw.org.au


We are pleased to welcome our Platinum Sponsor – NSW Health.



Thank you to our two Gold Sponsors. Calvary Health and SilverChain


We are excited to welcome HammondCare as our dinner sponsor – thank you for your support!

Thank you to the ACI for their sponsorship of the Welcome Reception



Welcome and thank you to our Trade Display sponsors:

Aidacare is one of Australia's largest Healthcare Equipment and Service providers.


For years our business has been assisting Australians in the Hospital, Residential Aged Care, Home, Community Care and Rehabilitation sectors.    Our focus on product quality and ongoing services and support has made Aidacare and Aspire trusted brands throughout Australia.   

Althea Company Pty Ltd is an Australian-owned licensed importer and manufacturer of medicinal cannabis based in Victoria. Our mission is to improve the lives of patients suffering from debilitating conditions by facilitating access to high-quality medicinal cannabis.

Calvary Health Care Kogarah is the largest subacute service in New South Wales providing a comprehensive range of multidisciplinary inpatient, day-only, outpatient and community based Specialist Palliative Care services to the communities of the St George and Sutherland Shires. Calvary is a teaching hospital with the University of NSW and partners with the University of Notre Dame Australia, as a member of the Cunningham Centre for Palliative Care Research. We provide multi-disciplinary clinical placements in under-graduate and post-graduate programs for NSW Universities.‚Äč

caring@home resources are now available Australia-wide for community service providers, health care professionals and carers to support carers to help manage breakthrough symptoms safely using subcutaneous medicines. The resources aim to improve the quality of at-home palliative care and support people to be cared for and to die at home, if that is their choice. 

Visit www.caringathomeproject.com.au for information.

The University of Technology Sydney (UTS’s) IMPACCT Centre is at the conference to answer questions about their new Masters of Palliative Care. Designed for nursing, medical and allied health professionals, the course emphasises interdisciplinary care and aims to prepare students for an advanced level of healthcare delivery across settings (https://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/find-a-course/master-palliative-care).”

Medtronic Targeted Drug Delivery is a treatment that delivers pain medication directly to the intrathecal space, via a surgically placed programmable drug pump. It is for individuals who no longer receive sufficient relief from systemic medications or are experiencing intolerable side effects from their pain medications.

Mundipharma provides healthcare that enables Australians to live well and age well. We improve patients’ lives in meaningful ways by providing effective therapies along with educational tools that support their proper use. Mundipharma Australia is a member of a global network of independent associated companies which are engaged in research, development, production and marketing of prescription medicines and healthcare products in our fields of expertise across areas such as pain, oncology, respiratory disease, rheumatoid arthritis and antisepsis.

The Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC) is the national evidence hub on patients' daily pain and symptom outcomes in Australia.  The information produced by PCOC is used by clinicians and providers of palliative care to continually improve care for patients and their families. PCOC is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health www.pcoc.org.au


Silver Chain is a not-for-profit organisation delivering community health and aged care services across Australia for over a century.


Our services empower our clients to live confidently in their own home by offering home hospital, specialist nursing, palliative care, home care, support services and allied health services.



The Local Hero table is an initiative of our Palliative Care Services to showcase some of the outstanding community and social projects that are contributing to the enhancement of living and dying experiences in the Illawarra region. The local hero table will also extend to highlighting the presence of PEPA NSW and their contribution toward learning ad educating our workforce.