Birmingham Community of Practice Online

Friday, 14 August 2020
Online | 1.00pm-2.30pm| Free

You are warmly invited to attend our online Community of Practice (CoP) to meet peers from across Birmingham.

What is a Community of Practice?

The CoP aims to bring together front line staff who are supporting people who are experiencing homelessness and other support needs such as mental ill health, addiction and the criminal justice system.

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 front line workers to drive real, actionable solutions

  • Improve networking across the sector and with other related sectors

  • To identify areas of change within a complex system

  • Have an opportunity to network with other providers in the sector 

  • Share good practice 

  • Consider solution focused approaches to daily challenges and barriers 

  • To identify areas of positive change.

Who should attend?

Frontline workers working in homelessness and related fields which includes:

  • Community groups

  • Faith groups

  • Local Authorities 

  • Drug and alcohol services 

  • Mental health 

  • Lived experience 

  • Volunteer-led organisations

  • Day centre services

  • Soup kitchens and food providers for people experiencing homelessness.

Venue

Online

Cost

Free

There is no charge to attend this event, but places are limited so please RSVP as soon as possible.

We look forward to seeing you!

Bookings

Book here