The Industry Partnership of the three homelessness peaks - DVNSW, Homelessness NSW and Yfoundations - conducted a sector survey regarding a proposal for holding a combined CEOs Forum/LAN/ SSF and Soles network meeting. Based on these responses we are going forward with a combined network meeting.
Dates: Wed 8 and Thurs 9 November 2017
Location: Teachers Federation building at 23-33 Mary St, Surry Hills, Sydney.
Getting there: The venue is close to Central Station and accessible by bus and train. Note: there is very limited parking available.
Travel expenses: The IP will reimburse travel and accommodation costs for one person per service traveling more than 200km to the Network Meeting (Nov 8), and is able to reimburse the travel expenses every member of a Community of Practice and Reference Group attending the Nov 9 meeting. Hotel accommodation will be reimbursed for up to $200 per night. For reimbursement, please invoice the Industry Partnership, care of Homelessness NSW, and provide travel receipts.
Who should attend: All SHS services (including Lead Agents, SSFs, Sole Agents, Partner Agents) are welcome to attend.
Communities of Practice: There will be seven in all:
- Assertive outreach to rough sleepers
- Domestic and family violence
- People from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
- Aboriginal homelessness (Aboriginal only)
The nominations for these Communities of Practice are now open. Please contact Lucia firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about nominating.