Leicester Community of Practice - Launch Event

Monday, 25 February 2019
Leicester | 12.00pm-4.30pm

Understand the purpose and aims of a Community of Practice. Find out how a Community of Practice can be used as a platform for frontline workers to share good practice and look at ways we can influence system change.

What is the event about?

The purpose of the Community of Practice is to:

  • Facilitate knowledge sharing and social learning between practitioners
  • Provide a safe venue for people to listen, reflect and receive feedback
  • Allow people to hear about new evidence learning and practice
  • Try out and discuss changes that encourage innovation
  • Harness the expertise of frontline workers to drive real, actionable solutions
  • Improve networking across the sector and with other related sectors

Who is this event for?

This event has been created for Frontline workers in homelessness and related fields. All are welcome at the Community of Practice so please feel free to invite colleagues, volunteers or experts by experience who may be interested in sharing good practice and knowledge of how we can support those experiencing homelessness and associated support needs.

There is no charge to attend this event.


Soft Touch Arts, 50 New Walk, Leicester, LE1 6TF

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"Just wanted to say how much we all enjoyed the training and how relevant it was for us."

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Steven Barkess

Partnership manager (midlands)

Steven works as Homeless Link's partnership manager across the midlands.