Faculty of Health and Social Care – Asset-based Community Development Conference

1st Sep 2016, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Faculty of Health and Social Care

Faculty of health and lake

This conference explores the key theme of asset-based community development, using existing local strengths to build strong and sustainable communities for the future.  The conference focuses on this through physical, emotional, mental & spiritual (PEMS) health and well-being, ultimately exploring the re-kindling of the spirit and whole health in communities.

Key Note Speakers include:

  • Cormac Russell – ABCD Institute
  • Ruth Passman – Deputy Director for Equality and Heath Inequalities, NHS England
  • Stuart Moors – Co-chair of the Greater Manchester NHS Values Group
  • Dr Joe Delaney – Consultant Principal Lecturer in Integrative Medicine, Addictive Behaviour, Stress Management and Mindfulness.
  • Corin Pilling – Livability

The event will be supported by a series of workshops during the afternoon.  Lunch will be provided.

The cost of the conference (not-for-profit) is £35 per person OR £25 for students.  (A rate of £25 per person may be available for students or concessions (for enquiries contact Pat Hosgood or FOHSCEvents@edgehill.ac.uk).