25 May, 20219:30 am-1:00 pm26 May, 20219:30 am-1:00 pm
Online Conference
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This conference examined successful methods for tackling loneliness, especially reflecting on the impact of isolation as a result of Covid-19. The conference also explored latest updates on the Government’s ‘A Connected Society’ policy, with updates from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) as well as the Campaign to End Loneliness. In addition, best practice practitioners shared examples from local government, housing and voluntary organisations about raising awareness, connecting individuals and communities and building a connected society.


Key Features of an Online IG Event

  • Sector based networking and live delegate meet ups
  • Replay functions so you never miss a session
  • Live chat, questioning and polling tools
  • Real time resources and presentations
  • A next generation conference engagement platform
  • Topic based discussion groups


This Conference is specifically designed for Local Authorities, Central Government and the Voluntary Sector as well as the Housing, and Social Care Sectors. Typical job titles will include:

  • Chief Executives
  • Community Engagement/Outreach Managers
  • Head of Policy and Public Affairs
  • Health and Well-being Divisions
  • Heads of Care and Community Services
  • Safeguarding Managers
  • Service and Commissioning Managers
  • Directors of Ageing/Social Impact
  • Public Health Leads/Managers
  • Neighbourhood Investment Officer
This Forum is also open to the wider Public and Private Sectors to encourage debate and networking.