• Text size
  • A
  • A
  • A
Your spotlight on local services

Carers In the NHS Workforce

Date: 24 Sep 2019 - 10:00 to 15:30
Location: The Foundry, 65 Lugsdale Road, Widnes, WA8 6DA

This event, which will be of interest to HR teams, Directors / Deputy Directors of nursing, carer support organisations and those with a responsibility for staff health and wellbeing and staff side colleagues, is jointly hosted by VSNW and Health & Care Partnership for Cheshire & Merseyside.

The current draft agenda is as follows:

10.00am: Arrival, refreshments and registration

10.15am: Welcome and introduction - Karen Howell & Chris Samosa (Chair)

10.25am: Cheshire and Merseyside research findings – Warren Escadale (CEO of VSNW)

11.00am: Break

11.20am: Challenges facing carers in the workplace- a carers organisation perspective – Carl Harris (Halton Carers Centre)

11.45am: A case study (1) – a Carer’s story from Cheshire and Merseyside TBC

12.00noon: A Trade Union perspective TBC

12.30pm: Lunch

1.10pm: Reflections from the morning session

1.20pm: A case study (2) – an NHS Employer TBC

1.35pm: Action Planning on tables (focusing on the recommendations from the research)

2.35pm: Developing the Cheshire and Merseyside NHS Carers charter – Chris Samosa (Chair)

3.15pm: Summary and close – Chris Samosa (Chair)

Date And Time:

Tuesday, 24th September 2019, 10:00 – 15:30 BST


The Foundry
65 Lugsdale Road

View Map

For more information and to book your free place, please click the link below:


Find Our Facebook Page

Get in touch

Tell us your views about local health and social care services:

Telephone0300 111 0007

Email: info@healthwatchsthelens.co.uk

Twitter: @HWStHelens

Click here to sign up for our e newsletter

Become a member

Patient Opinion - Your Stories in St Helens