EVENT: Working in Partnerships and Health

ASTF Health Event Invite London

EVENT: Working in Partnerships and Health
10th March 2014, 10:30 – 3pm Directory of Social Change, 24 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2DP
Citizens Advice and Wandsworth CABx are hosting a free one-day event combining the key topics of health and partnership-working under the Advice Services Transition Fund. This event is open to all ASTF projects in London, the South East and South West, including non-bureaux

Purpose of the event

  • Morning session: To learn about the Department of Health funded Health and Advice pilot and the tools available to help demonstrate the positive impact your advice can have on client health and wellbeing
  • Networking opportunities: during lunch and after the event has finished (the venue will be available after the event for further networking)
  • Afternoon session: An opportunity to meet colleagues from other London ASTF partnerships and discuss key aspects of partnership working including via facilitated workshops
  • Who should attend ASTF project managers, partner members and work-strand leads


  • 10:30 – 10:45 Coffee and tea on arrival 10:45 – 11:00 Welcome and introduce the day 11:00 – 12:30 Health presentation and Q&A
  • 12:30 – 13:15 Lunch and networking
  • 13:15 – 13:30 Introduce the afternoon session 13:45 – 14:30 Facilitated group discussions on ASTF themes 14:30 – 15:00 Feedback to whole group/ close the day

To confirm your place at the event, please email Helen Scott: Helen.scott@citizensadvice.org.uk with the following information:

  • Name and job title
  • Who you work for
  • Brief description of ASTF project aims
  • Tell me about … (what do you want to hear from colleagues in other partnerships?)
  • Ask me about … (how can you help colleagues in other partnerships?) •    2 topics you’d like to discuss during the afternoon •    Information about any dietary requirements, access or support requirements

Notes will be provided to attendees before the event, including a list of attendees and their project descriptions and areas they want help/ information with and areas they can offer help/ information with
There are a limited number of spaces available so please register your interest now to avoid disappointment
Please note: there is a very limited travel hardship fund for this event. Funding for travel arrangements will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please contact Helen at Citizens Advice by for more information



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