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Dying to make a difference

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University of Gloucestershire, Oxstalls Campus

Oxstalls Lane

Longlevens

GL2 9HW

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A conference to share learning from deaths of those with Learning Disabilities in Gloucestershire.

About this Event

The day will focus on the learning from deaths of those with a learning disability (LeDeR) and will feature speakers with personal experience and a variety of workshops that all attendees will have the opportunity to attend. These will focus on the day's main learning themes - dysphagia, palliative care, going into hospital and unique wellness. The day will also include the official launch of the Gloucestershire local LeDeR annual report 2018-2019.

Who should attend: The event is aimed at paid staff in health and care supporting people with learning difficulties in hospital or in the community. Please note that this event will be filmed.

The agenda for the day is:

9.30am – Registration and refreshment and market place

10.15am – Welcome to the event

10.20am – Launch of the Gloucestershire Local Report

10.40am – Key note speech(s):

Dean and Penny Fletcher - a personal experience

Louisa Whait, Premature Mortality Strategy lead NHS England and NHS Improvement

11:15am – Refreshment and market place

11.30am – Workshop Round robin

12noon – Workshop Round robin

12.30pm - Workshop Round robin

1pm – LUNCH, market place and networking

1.45pm – Workshop Round robin

2.15pm - Q&A sessions with workshop facilitators

2.45pm – Making adjustments - Interactive Workshop with Inclusion Gloucestershire

3.45pm – Summary of the day and commitment to learning

Workshops

1. Dysphagia

2. Unique Wellness

3. Palliative care & Dying at home

4. Going into Hospital

Getting to Oxstalls Campus

By car

Parking is Pay and Display.

By train

The closest railway station is Gloucester which is about 20 minutes' walk from the campus

By bus

The No. 94 bus runs from the bus station opposite the railway station. It stops outside the campus, and runs every 10-15 mins. It takes less than 5 mins to get to Oxstalls by bus.

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University of Gloucestershire, Oxstalls Campus

Oxstalls Lane

Longlevens

GL2 9HW

United Kingdom

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