As part of Lisa’s work on the National Forum and Patricks role as a regional rep they attended the Regional Sterring group on Monday 7th October. The meeting is held in Accrington at the office of the North West Training and Development team.
At this meeting the regional reps feedback about the work they have been doing in their groups, Lisa gives feedback about what happened at the National Forum meeting she attended. We also plan the next North West Regional Conference that is held each year in Blackpool.
Lots of self advocates come from across the North west attend to have their say and find out what is going on.
the group lookd at the agenda for the Regional Conference to make sure that swe have included all of the right workshops and give our ideas about entertainment and workshops and iron out any issues.
we also talked about a visit from Ian Winter who is on the panel for Winterbourne View he is coming to talk to us about Winterbourne View and what is happening with the panel and what they are doing to make sure this doesn’t happen to anyone else in the future.» Back to News