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On Tuesday 6 February 2018, Nacro is inviting commissioners to a roundtable event to discuss how we maximise the impact of young people’s services. 

Location: Nacro, 46 Loman Street, London SE1 0EH 

Agenda

10.30 Arrival and refreshments

11.00 Introductions – Joanne Drew, Director of Housing and Wellbeing

  • Sharing experience, skills and knowledge to shape future offers
  • Identify and meet the challenges of the commissioning landscape
  • How we can influence the young people’s agenda
  • Inform modern, innovative models

11.10 Essex County Wide Young People’s services – Simon Harniess, Lead Commissioner

  • Vision for the service
  • Commissioning process
  • Lessons so far
  • Aspirations for the future

11.40 Lincolnshire County Wide Young People’s services – Best Practice in Young People’s services – Shannon Gaskell, Service Manager

  • A strength based, person centred approach
  • How we make a difference
  • Engagement, resettlement and outcome achievement

12.00 Beyond Youth Custody – Resettlement of young people leaving custody – Sarah Wilkinson, Beyond Youth Custody Manager (BYC)

12.30 Roundtable discussion

  • Implications of the Homelessness Reduction Act
  • Young Peoples housing solutions for moving on
  • The future landscape for commissioning

13.15 Networking lunch

If you would like to attend please email elizabeth.jennings@nacro.org.uk and include details of any dietary or access requirements. Please note that places are limited so if you are interested then please let us know asap.