No Accommodation Network annual conference – Sat 17 May

The NACCOM annual conference is for anyone involved in running an asylum seeker, refugee and migrant accommodation project. The Conference will take place at Action Foundation, the CastleGate, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 2JQ on Saturday 17 May, 10.45 am to 4 pm.

This year’s conference will consider how projects and charities can improve their effectiveness in tackling asylum destitution.

Workshops include:

  • Practical housing
  • Casework: advocacy and health
  • Managing the transition from asylum seeker to refugee
  • Filling the gaps now that the one-stop shops have gone
  • Legal issues: interactive session with an asylum solicitor
  • Campaigning: is it integral to what we do? 
The cost is £10 (£5 unwaged) and includes lunch.
You can view the full programme and booking form here. Participants are encouraged to register by 12 May 2014.

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