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Workshops

There are 3 workshop sessions during conference, with 27 different workshops to choose from.

Workshop one: Wednesday 10 November 11.30am

Workshop two: Thursday 11 November 10.00am

Workshop three: Thursday 11 November 11.15am 

Some workshops have limited seats available, which will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. You can let us know which workshops you would like to attend when you book your conference ticket.

 

Workshop 1 - Day one 11:30

1A – Carer networking

1B – Human rights for Shared Lives carers and the people they support

1C – Supported loving – sex and relationships (also available as workshop 2 option)

1D – Spotlight on innovation

1E – Recruiting Shared Lives carers – sharing experiences from the expansion project

1F – My Shared Life

1G – Supporting survivors of domestic abuse

1H – Design for awareness

1I – Finance basics

1J – Regional Shared Lives development (also available as workshop 2 option)

 

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Workshop 2 - Day two 10:00

2A – Ensuring Shared Lives carers are supported through allegations and investigations

2B – Shared Lives carers and tax

2C – Supported loving – sex and relationships (also available as workshop 1 option)

2D – Taking services online: overcoming barriers and being inclusive

2E – Storytelling – creating a winning case study to raise awareness for your organisation

2F – To be announced – subject to demand for other workshops

2G – Family by Family – A new model of sharing family life

2H – Making short films for social media

2I – Good governance

2J – Regional Shared Lives development (also available as workshop 1 option)

 

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Workshop 3 - Day two 11:15

3A – Learnings from Covid 19

3B – Taking an asset based approach to our work

3C – Setting up and delivering a Homeshare programme

3D – Advocacy

3E – Social media – Facebook advertising

3F – Medicines optimisation

3G  – Finance in Shared Lives – issues facing carers: finance and decision-making

3H – Recruitment and training portal

3I  – HR recruitment, selection processes and staff retention

3J  – Dementia Friends training

 

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