New Venue Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
London – Drugs and Data
Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Join the London subgroup of the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health. The packed agenda includes discussion on the challenges of data sharing in the face of information governance and a presentation on next generation drugs, entitled: ‘Spice/ Mamba/NPS/SCRA/WTF!’
Date: 16 January 2019, 18:00 – 20:00
Location: Room 1, Floor 23 Portland House, Westminster City Council, Bressenden Place, London, SW1E 5RS
Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Edinburgh – Preventable Deaths
Hosted in partnership with Simon Community Scotland, this half day meeting will look at preventable deaths in homelessness, including drug-related deaths and street deaths, with a focus on learning and opportunities for prevention. Places are limited so register early!
Date: 17th January
Location: The Melting Pot, 4th floor, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR
Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Leeds – Nursing and Homeless Health
Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Everyone working or volunteering in the field and people with lived experience of exclusion are invited to the Faculty north meeting, which will explore the vital role of nurses in homeless health. Non-specialist nurses are most welcome, please join the Faculty for updates on the meeting.
Date: 30 January 2019, 14:00 – 17:00
Location: Merrion House, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 8LX
Rescheduled date Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Saints Leonards-on-Sea – Hospital Discharge and Digital Inclusion
Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Join the south coast subgroup of the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health. The free afternoon will include a discussion of homeless hospital discharge arrangements in Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings, work on digital inclusion for homeless people, and chance to network and share with colleagues from across the sector.
Date: 7 February 2019, 16:00 – 17:30
Location: Seaview Centre, Southwater Centre, Hatherley Road, Saint Leonards-on-Sea, TN37 6LB
Pathways from Homelessness 2019: Rethinking Housing & Health
This fascinating annual event will bring together cutting edge developments in treatment and support for people escaping homelessness. There’s something for everyone, from health and social care professionals seeking CPD, to commissioners seeking evidenced approaches. Brought to you by Pathway and the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health, there are discounts for Pathway teams and Faculty members. Early bookings are available. Fully funded expert by experience places and bursaries to be announced. The call for workshop papers has now closed. If you have submitted a paper then you will be informed of the outcome shortly.
Date 13-14 March 2019
Cost: £379 – £560
Location: Millennium Gloucester Hotel, 4-18 Harrington Gardens, London, SW7 4LH
Bookings: Visit the event website
Scottish Health and Homelessness Conference 2019
Save the date for the 2019 Health and Homelessness Conference!
Date: 27 March 2019
Location: Central Hall, Edinburgh
Homeless and Inclusion Health MSc Module
This dynamic 15 unit module has been developed and delivered by the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health and University College London’s Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care. It allows medical, health and social care professionals, commissioners and academics with an interest in excluded or hard-to-reach groups the opportunity to learn from world-class researchers, experienced policy makers and service providers, and former/current members of these communities.
Date: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 – 16:00, 24 April to 6 June 2019
Location: University College London
Cost: £500 – £1300. Two fully funded Expert by Experience places are available, see the website for more details.
More information and bookings: Visit the UCL IEHC website