HAPPI Hour Cymru - Spotlight on Inclusion

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We are delighted to be joined by:

  • Paul Willis and Alex Vickery (School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol) and Brian Beach (ILC-UK) who will share their research from the DICE project and the earlier findings on the social inclusion of older residents in housing with care and support in Wales and England
  • Bron Afon HA on giving tenants greater voice
  • Andy Tansill, Director, Quattro Design Architects and co- author of the recent HLIN Cymru case study on Linc Cymru’s schemes, who will be talking on Designing for inclusion – taking extra care in lockdown, and
  • Karen Tipple, Deputy Director for Specialist Housing, Support and Wellbeing, United Welsh HA who will reporting on their work on Digital inclusion: technology enabled care and support


Please book your place using the 'book now' button. Attendees will be sent the ZOOM details before the event.

You will be asked to join the meeting 10 mins before the start time to allow for a prompt start.


Important notice: this event provided free of charge to those registered in advance to attend and who subsequently attend. However, we reserve the right to charge those who register and subsequently fail to attend. This is due to the Housing LIN's incurring irrecoverable costs based on numbers of those registered in advance to attend. Non-attenders will be invoiced and pursued for payment. By registering you unreservedly accept these terms and conditions. The no-show fee for this event is £150 plus VAT per head.


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At our popular events, you will:

  • Watch and discover new extra care housing developments to find out about the design, development and operational management arrangements so that you can explore solutions that can transform your ‘offer’;
  • Listen to latest practice, research, new funding initiatives, innovative products or projects so that you have the insight and intelligence required to improve your service delivery; and
  • Learn about the current sector issues so that you are up-to-date and better positioned to respond to latest policy and innovative operational developments.

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