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6 February, 2020 | Park Inn Cardiff City Centre
Homelessness & Health: Beyond Boundaries

We're taking bookings for our next event.

This annual event aims to link between support for homelessness, housing and health. A series of talks and workshops attempt to break down barriers and bring people together. 

Speakers confirmed already include:

  • Tracey Breheny from Welsh Government, on the strategic commitment by mental health and substance misuse services to ending homelessness;
  • Fiona Kinghorn from Cardiff & Vale University Health Board & Jane Thomas from Cardiff Council, on the background and the formation of the Cardiff Multi-Disciplinary Homelessness Team;
  • Dr. Caroline Shulman from Pathway, on how organisations can support people experiencing both homelessness and terminal illness;
  • Rob Barker-Williams from Barod, on evidence for Drug Consumption Rooms and what that could mean for the way we work with substances in Wales;
  • Stephen Campbell from Cais, on how organisations tackle the use of Spice in Wrexham;
  • Lucy Harrison from Bristol Royal Infirmary Homeless Support team, on the Bristol Homelessness Engagement team and how homelessness and health is addressed across the border.

Download programme

This event is in the past. Download the presentations from the day below

Regional Partnership Boards: Getting Housing Heard - Paula Kennedy & Sarah Wills

Mental Health: Lessons Learned - Tracy Lee

Homelessness & Palliative Care - Dr Caroline Shulman

Commissioning Beyond Boundaries - Fiona Kinghorn & Louise Bassett

The Evidence for Drug Consumption Rooms - Rob Barker

Minimum Unit Pricing - Andrew Misell

Tackling Spice - Stephen Campbell

Autism & Homelessness: Detailed Overview of Guidance - Oliver Townsend

Suicide Prevention - Jane Treharne-Davis

Homelessness & Health: A View from Across the Border - Lucy Harrison

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