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Housing and Health in South West

19 November 2015, Flybe Academy, Exeter

Housing and Health in South West

Housing and Health increasingly need to work better together. Reducing budgets and ever increasing demand on our services means we have to find a way to improve the services we offer to our customers.

Conference programme

9:30 Registration and refreshments

10:00 Welcome and introduction by Amanda Pujol, chair Devon Strategic Housing Group

10:10 Domini Gunn, CIH on ‘Health through the home – why the home matters for delivery of better health’

11:00 Dr Michael Dixon, GP and chair NHS Alliance on ‘New models of primary care: making links to community services’

11:45 Refreshments

12:00 Workshop sessions

a) Integrated Care for Exeter (ICE) – Joanne Yelland, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS foundation trust

b) Cold homes - how do we target those most in need – Alison Dolley, Teignbridge DC; Sean Lemon, Energy Saving Trust; and Ian Hutchcroft, Working for energy transition.

c) BCHA Hospital Discharge Service – Clair White and Bev Wakeham, Bournemouth Churches Housing Association

13:00 Lunch

13:45 Plenary panel discussion on the national memorandum of understanding, which focuses on health, social care and housing – a practical partnership. This will be introduced by Domini Gunn and chaired by Andrea Davis , chair Devon Health and Wellbeing Board.

15:00 Closing Remarks – Amanda Pujol

There will also be an opportunity to pose questions to the speakers.

Benefits of attending

This conference aims to bring better understanding between Housing and Health professionals. By understanding the different pressures and drivers that we all face, it is hoped that we will be able to seek solutions to our common issues.

Venue and Timings

Thursday 19 November 2015

10.00am - 4.00pm

Flybe Training Academy, Exeter, EX5 2LJ

Booking information

This event is £30 to members and £40 to non-members.

To Book Your Place

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Please note, if you cancel within 3 days of the event or do not turn up on the day will be charged the full fee.



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