DFG Champions Roadshow 2022: Newcastle

The DFG Champions Roadshows return this May 2022. We'll be visiting London, Newcastle, Southampton, Nottingham and Manchester with the usual mix of good practice, news, conversation, quizzes, exhibitors and lunch plus a couple of surprises. Still free to attend and full of ideas to take back to the office. Sponsored by AKW, PROCare, Closomat, Impey, Stannah and Stiltz. Join event

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The DFG Champions Roadshows return this May 2022. We'll be visiting London, Newcastle, Southampton, Nottingham and Manchester with the usual mix of good practice, news, conversation, quizzes, exhibitors and lunch plus a couple of surprises. Still free to attend and full of ideas to take back to the office.

Sponsored by AKW, PROCare, Closomat, Impey, Stannah and Stiltz.
1
Day
14
Speakers
13
Sponsors
19
Sessions

Speakers

Paul Smith
Paul Smith
Director Foundations
Roger Smithies
Roger Smithies
Regional Sales Manager Stannah
Neil Garside
Neil Garside
Area Sales Manager Impey Showers
Gino Farruggio
Gino Farruggio
Trade Sales Director Stiltz
Stuart Fearn
Stuart Fearn
AKW
Kurt Horder
Kurt Horder
Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
Ray Rochester
Ray Rochester
Closomat
Amos Kimani
Amos Kimani
Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
Laura Wood
Laura Wood
Marketing Director Invisible Creations
Ruth Proudlove
Ruth Proudlove
Better Care Manager for the North West Better Care Fund
Jane Lord
Jane Lord
Regional Relationship Lead Better Care Fund
Louise Steiger
Louise Steiger
Regional Support Manager Better Care Fund
Ruth Abbott
Ruth Abbott
Healthy and Sustainable Homes Manager York City Council
Jenny Sleight
Jenny Sleight
Better Care Manager (Yorkshire and the Humber) Better Care Fund

Agenda

09:00 - 10:00

Registration and networking

Main Stage

10:00 - 10:10

Welcome, Introductions and Quiz

Main Stage

Paul Smith

10:10 - 10:20

New DFG Delivery Guidance

Main Stage

10:20 - 10:30

DFG in a Day: Ideas to reduce timescales for processing a DFG

Main Stage

Paul Smith

10:30 - 10:40

DFG Guidance and timescales

Main Stage

Roger Smithies

10:40 - 11:10

DFG: Improving Effieciency and Effectiveness

Main Stage

11:10 - 11:20

DFG Guidance and timescales

Main Stage

Gino Farruggio

11:20 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:05

Quiz

Main Stage

Paul Smith

12:05 - 12:15

Discretion and the RRO

Main Stage

Stuart Fearn

12:15 - 12:25

RRO Analysis and Toolkit: An overview of discretionary policies and a toolkit to support HIAs

Main Stage

Paul Smith

12:25 - 12:35

Case Study: RRO in action

Main Stage

12:35 - 12:50

Making the most of Housing Assistance Policies

Main Stage

Ruth Abbott

12:50 - 13:00

Discretion and the RRO

Main Stage

Ray Rochester

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:05

Quiz Answers

Main Stage

Paul Smith

14:05 - 14:15

Design and the DFG

Main Stage

Neil Garside

14:15 - 14:25

Service Integration: Joining up services for person centred care

Main Stage

Jenny Sleight

14:25 - 14:35

Design and the DFG

Main Stage

Laura Wood

14:35 - 14:55

Design and the DFG

Main Stage

14:55 - 15:00

Closing remarks

Main Stage

Paul Smith

15:00 - 15:30

Event close

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