By nacro

in Nacro housing

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 


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 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.