Welcome to Community Care Live 2014 – the biggest and best FREE event for all registered social workers*This is 18th year Community Care has brought you its flagship, two-day event. This year’s event will take place on 20th and 21st May 2014 at the Business Design Centre in Islington. We’re really proud of this year’s conference programme, which we’ve developed following demand for training for more experienced and senior social workers. Download the Community Care Live 2014 Flyer here Key themes we’ve developed into streams for you include: • Mental Health • The Care Act • Adults Social Care and Health • Child Protection • Looked-after children • Management and workforce support Attend this key two-day event to:
• Gain insights into the ‘bigger picture.’ Learn about best practice and
strategic approaches from other authorities
• Enhance your professional development
• Hear directly from sector leaders and decision makers
• Understand how to improve outcomes for service users
• Network with colleagues and like-minded professionals to share learning approaches
• Gain information on service provision to help you in your work and career
What’s new for 2014?
This year we’ve listened to what previous delegates have told us they want from the event to improve their learning experience. As a result we’re still developing some new and exciting features for this year’s event.Community Care Live is evolving to enhance your learning and professional development. Register today and invite your colleagues! Some feedback from attendees at last year’s event…
‘Content was useful, relevant and informative – would definitely come again next year’ Independent Social Worker, Children & Families
‘Information was well presented, comprehensive and interesting – workshops are the strength of this event!’ Regulatory Inspector, Ofsted
‘The workshops were very enjoyable. The topics were on the money, well thought out and well structured, it taught me a lot in 45 minutes with an opportunity to receive slides to share out’ Children’s Service Inspector, Care Quality Commission
‘Found the event wonderful! Delighted with the organisation of the whole day – thoroughly enjoyed the workshops, it has been a great opportunity to network’ Social Worker
Plus – Enter Community Care’s 2014 charity photo competition: Inspiring Images of Social Care Celebrate the achievements of professionals and service users by submitting your ‘inspiring images’ for our second charity calendar
Make sure you don’t miss out! Keep checking back for more information on the conference programme and our speaker line-up!
Disclaimer: False declaration to a free place and/or distribution of promotional literature will not be accepted and will result in you being asked to leave the event. No under 18s. Final year degree students only. All session places are available on a first come, first served basis. The conference programme may change at short notice
*The event is free to attend for registered social workers with the HCPC or the equivalent regulatory body in Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland. If this does not apply then there will be a charge of £149 + VAT to attend the event for 1 day or a charge of £199 + VAT for both days.