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RESILIENCE: Older People & Social Care

Event Type: One Day Event
Location: Henriette Raphael Function Room, Henriette Raphael House, KCL Guy’s Hospital Campus, London SE1 9RT
Dates: 01 March 2018 - 02 March 2018
Conference Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/resilience-older-people-social-care-tickets-37692028873

The 10th Annual Joint (CPD certified) Conference from Age UK London and the Social Care Workforce Research Unit & Making Research Count at King’s College London, supported by the British Society of Gerontology.

Venue: Henriette Raphael Function Room, Henriette Raphael House, KCL Guy’s Hospital Campus, London SE1 9RT (near London Bridge Station).

Attendance is free but booking is required. To book, please go to: www.eventbrite.com/e/resilience-older-people-social-care-tickets-37692028873


10.30 Registration, tea & coffee

11.00 Chair’s welcome Professor Jill Manthorpe, Director, Social Care Workforce Research Unit, KCL

11.10 Supporting the mental well-being of older people: What do we know about what works, and what do older people want? Dr Kate Walters, Director, Centre for Ageing & Population Studies, UCL

11.30 Using the Sit&See Tool to capture and celebrate Care and Compassion in services for Older People Lynne Phair, Independent Consultant Nurse and Expert Witness

12.00 Hearing Matters: Support with Hearing Loss Andy Taylor, Regional Information Manager, Action on Hearing Loss 12.30 Lunch (provided)

1.30 ‘Anyone who doesn't go there is missing out!’ How do day centres enrich the lives of older people? Katharine Orellana, Dunhill Research Training Fellow, SCWRU, KCL

2.00 ‘Transitions in Later Life: Restor(y)ing Retirement’: Helping people in mid to later life feel better supported to manage changes as they age Dave Martin, Associate, The Centre for Policy on Ageing

2.30 Speakers panel: questions & discussion

3.00 Close

CONFERENCE Older People and Social Care RESILIENCE - PROGRAMME.pdf