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Making Carers Count

Reflect, Connect & Learn - Agenda

                                      17th May 2023 - Day one, building relationships and sharing learning                                                                

Arrival Registration and refreshments 10:00
Welcome What we want to get out of the day; Housekeeping 11:00
Plenary – Carer voices Carer panel discussion. Views on the additional barriers faced and how to overcome them



Project achievements Getting to know each other’s projects better by celebrating our collective achievements.
Lunch 13:00
Collective solutions & insights to shared challenges Action learning sets to work collectively on our project challenges 14:00
Break 15:30
What Next? An MCC action plan for the Carers Trust Network Identifying actions and recommendations for the Carers Trust Network as a result of the Making Carers Count programme 15:50
Wrap-up Reflections on the day & close 17:00
Close Room keys available  17:15
Evening activities
Quiz!! Held in the conference room 18:15
Dinner Located in the restaurant Courtyard Suites 19:00
Free time Drinks can be purchased from the bar until 00.00 21.00

18th May 2023 - Day two, Inclusion and involvement

Breakfast   7:00-9:00
Welcome Recap: Theme for day two  9:00
Plenary – how to design and deliver inclusive services  A panel discussion to explore views and experiences of designing and delivering inclusive services  9:10
Inclusion of under-represented groups (part one)

Inclusion of under-represented groups: What do we mean by inclusion, and what are the key reflections for and from our projects?

Break 11:00
Inclusion of under-represented groups (part two) As above 11:10
Lunch 12:30
Carer involvement

Building on the earlier session. The importance of working with marginalised groups to co-design services that are inclusive, feel accessible and safe to access

Reflection and close  Reflection on the event
Any follow up actions

Break 15:00

An opportunity to socialise before departure. Refreshments will be available.