Data Sharing in Multi-Agency Meetings for homelessness services

Wednesday, 8 December 2021
11:00am - 12:15pm I FREE I Online

Are you clear what personal data is? Or when and how it might be appropriate to share personal data about your clients with other organisations in different types of multi-agency meetings?  

Join our webinar for an opportunity to explore issues around sharing client information in multi-agency meetings. Viv Adams, Principal Policy Advisor from the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)  will join us to help explain more about sharing of personal data and how this forms part of the wider legal framework of data protection, share some key good practice principles as well as explain more about ICO's new Data Sharing Code. Ewa Kapica from Connection at St Martins-in-the-Field, a London based Homelessness Charity will also share findings from their recent research project funded by ICO which captured the views of people using homelessness services on data sharing and explores ideas for improving effective communication around this topic. 

This webinar will cover: 

  • To explore issues around sharing information about clients using homelessness services in multi-agency meetings 
  • To understand how data sharing forms part of the wider legal framework of data protection
  • To consider the views of people using homelessness services about use and sharing of their data and ideas to improve effective engagement and communication around this. 

Speakers will include: 

Chair:
Julie Cook, Project Manager, Homeless Link

Speakers:
Julie Cook, Project Manager, Homeless Link
Ewa Kapica Policy and Good Practice Coordinator & Data Protection Lead, Connection at St Martins
Viv Adams, Principal Policy Advisor from the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)

Will be of interest to:

People working in front line homelessness services. 

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Anna manages Homeless Link's conference and events programme.