Older Minds, New Ideas

A one-day conference for multidisciplinary staff working with older people with mental health problems 

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?

Fees for the conference (which include lunch/coffee/tea/hot chocolate) will be charged as follows:-

Doctors - £10 

Other Professionals -  £10

Fees for this year are significantly reduced due to negotiations with the Life Science Hub and closer working relationships between the venue managers and event organiser Dr Ceri Evans

Can I pay by credit card?

No - sorry.
Please pay by cheque or direct bank transfer by BACS.

Account name: Older Minds New Ideas

Account number: 51468685

Sort Code: 403849

Who do I make the cheque payable to?

Older Minds New Ideas

May I have a receipt for my fees?

Yes, it will be in your welcome pack

Can I book a provisional place?

No. Your application should be accompanied by full payment (cheque or BACS transfer). Please note that your place is not guaranteed until your cheque has arrived or BACS payment has been received.

Start and finish times?

09:30 - Registration

16:30 - Finish

What if I want to cancel?

100% refund if cancellation notification received before 30th Sept 2017.

50% refund if cancellation notification received between 30th Sept and 7th Oct 2017.

I have special dietary needs - e.g. vegetarian, vegan, no beef ... Can these be catered for?

Yes, no problem. Please indicate any special dietary requirements on the application form.


This event provides 4.5 hours of CPD subject to peer group approval.

Can I just turn up on the day?

No. It is not possible to just turn up on the day and pay (or arrange for your department to be invoiced). This is because we need to finalise numbers in advance in order to arrange the set up of the venue and the catering.

Can you invoice my department?

No, we cannot provide a “cost code” or invoice your department for payment of the fees.