With our partners Crisis.
10:00 Welcome from co-chairs
David Bogle, Homes for Cathy & Jon Sparkes, Crisis
10:15 Labour’s response to the homeless crisis
Rt Hon John Healey MP
10:40 Homelessness – why haven’t we ended it yet?
Lord Bob Kerslake
11:05 How can housing associations help end homelessness?
Chris Hancock, Crisis
11:35 The Homelessness Reduction Act
Bob Blackman MP
11:50 Homelessness – what needs to be done?
Polly Neate, Shelter
12:10 Panel Discussion
Lord Bob Kerslake, Polly Neate, Bob Blackman MP, Chris Hancock
13:15 Five minute pitches – Working together to end homelessness
Paul Doe, Trustee of two homelessness charities / Homeless Charities,
Sue Chalkley, Chief Executive Hastoe Housing / Rural Homelessness,
Michael Newey, CEO, Broadland Housing and Past President RICS / The property profession’s response to growing homelessness ,
Sarah-Jane Gay, Policy Officer / National Housing Federation,
Matt Harrison, Director of Social Enterprise/ Homeless Link
13:45 The real experience of homelessness and how we can end it
Crisis Member Ambassadors
14:15 Feedback on Appreciative Enquiry
15:00 Feedback on Appreciative Enquiry
15:30 Call to Arms
David Bogle & Jon Sparkes
Optional session for Housing Associations
16:00 – 17:00 MHCLG discussion with Housing Associations on expanding clearing house system outside London