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Community Care Live15

12 May 2015
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When: Tue 12th May 09:45 - Wed 13th May 17:30

Where: the ICC, Birmingham

This is the largest free-to-attend event* for registered Social Workers, local authority Directors, Commissioners and Councillors to attend across both Adult Care Services and Children and Families sectors.



The event will comprise:

  • Community Care Live Congress which will provide you with high-level content to promote your learning and development,  from expert speakers and leading national project
  • Community Care Live Exhibition featuring key organisations to help enhance your information gathering and career
  • Community Care Live Interactive with four exciting new zones to increase networking, knowledge and skills


Key programme streams will comprise:   

Adult Care Services

  • The Care Act
  • Dementia
  • Integrating health and social care
  • Adult safeguarding

Children and Families:

  • Child protection and safeguarding
  • Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Looked-after children

Workforce development:

  • Supporting and developing managers
  • Wellbeing for professionals
  • Question Time
  • The Care Act
  • Employment standard updates from key professional bodies


Benefits include:

  • Insights into the ‘bigger picture’ – learn about best practice and strategic approaches from other authorities 
  • Enhancing your professional development 
  • Hearing directly from sector leaders and decision makers on policy that affects you 
  • Understanding how to improve outcomes for service users 
  • Networking with colleagues and like-minded professionals to share learning approaches 
  • Exclusive access to speaker handouts and presentations electronically after the event 


Please click here to download the event programme

For more information and to register, please click here

 * Community Care Live Birmingham 2015 is free of charge for all social work professionals registered with HCPC or equivalent UK registration body (Registration number will be required during registration process). Free of charge entry is also extended to Local Authority Commissioners and Procurement Officers, Local Authority Workforce and Development Leads/Managers, Police Officers, Local Authority YOT’s, Probation Officers, when registering. Please note all other job titles and areas of work will be charged at the congress delegate day rate of £199 + vat in advance £249 + vat on the day. If you have any questions please contact the team at

Disclaimer: False declaration to a free place and/or distribution of promotional literature will not be accepted and will result in you being asked to leave the event. No under 18s. Final year degree students only. All session places are available on a first come, first served basis. The congress programme may change at short notice