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NACCOM Hosting Conference - North (Newcastle)

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The CastleGate

Melbourne St

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 2JQ

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To support the continued growth and development of hosting schemes across the UK, NACCOM is running two hosting conferences this summer, one in the North (Newcastle) and one in the South (London). These events will be designed both for new and prospective schemes, and also for established schemes. For details of hosting schemes within the network click here.

The Northern conference will be held on Thursday 6th July at The CastleGate, Melbourne St, Newcastle. The event is expected to last from 11.30-5pm. Want to go to the South conference instead? Click here for tickets.

Food and refreshments will be provided on the day- please let us know if you have any dietary requirements or allergies. If you have any accessibility needs for the day, please also let us know.

NACCOM Members receive a discounted admission and those who have no recourse to public funds are eligible for free admission. Not a Member and want to join? Visit here for info.

Please note online ticket sales end on the 28th June.

Draft programme for the day

11.30 Registration & Refreshments, badges, programmes etc.

12.00 Introduction to the Day

12.30 Focus on Action Hosting (Action Foundation)

12.45 Focus on Refugees at Home

1.00 Lunch

1.45 Update on 'Right to Rent' and Hosting schemes

2.00 Two 'Work Groups' sessions (35 mins each)

3.10 Break

3.25 Work Group 3

4.00 Discussion about how can NACCOM help develop hosting?

4.45 Launching the Hosting Toolkit

Workgroup choices (Delegates will get to sign up to three work group sessions over the day):

1. Setting up a new Hosting Scheme: what are the basics? How do you get started?

2. Recruiting and Retaining Hosts

3. What makes for a positive placement?

4. What should Host Parameters look like?

5. Training and Support for Hosts.

6. Move-On: the Big Issue.

7. When is Safeguarding truly safe?

8. Confidentiality – how much is needed?

9. How can guests be involved in developing schemes?

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The CastleGate

Melbourne St

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 2JQ

United Kingdom

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