West Midlands Housing LIN Meeting - Birmingham

Event date

Presentation notes and slides

Draft Agenda

  • 10.00 Registration and refreshments
  • 10.30 Welcome and introductions - Stephen Corbett, West Midlands Regional Ambassador, Housing LIN
  • 10.40 Background/about the scheme - Paul Roobottom, Manager of Hagley Road Village, ExtraCare Charitable Trust
  • 11.00 Insights into designing an award winning retirement villages (new Housing LIN case study) - Wendy Griffin, Director, Nicol Thomas architects
  • 11.30 Tour of the scheme
  • 12.30 Lunch and networking
  • 13.15 Flexible care and the funding challenge - Liz Alvey, Contracts & New Services Manager, ExtraCare Charitable Trust
  • 13.45 Outlining the Housing LIN's diversity work - Clare Skidmore, Strategic Lead – Networks and Influencing and Kurshida Mirza, EM Housing LIN lead
  • 14.30 Living with dementia - the architecture of care -  Will McMorran, Director, Architectonicus
  • 15.00 Housing LIN national update - Jeremy Porteus, Managing Director, Housing LIN
  • 15.20 Close and networking


Priority will be given to Housing LIN members in the West Midlands

Parking Information

Parking onsite is limited, please us the M&S multi storey car park, where you can park all day on the upper floors, levels 3& 4, for £3.00. (Longbridge High Street, Longbridge, Birmingham. B31 2QU).

This is a 5 minute walk to the Retirement village.

Terms and conditions

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 cost of this event is £150 plus VAT per head.

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