VRA Study day – Register now – 20 June 2018 – Programme confirmed!

DATE / TIME 20/06/2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

LOCATIONDWF LLP, 20 Fenchurch Street, London
20 Fenchurch Streeet



Adam Swersky, who is speaking at the conference says “Everyone can find good, fulfilling work if they get the right kind of help. Our social investment programmes are backing services that offer high-quality employment support, integrated into the NHS, to give people hope and change lives.”

Watch this space for further sound bites from our speakers!  Please see here for full details.

We have a lovely venue at Walkie talkie building for our next study day.  The Focus is on rehab professionals, employment consultants, health workers in outpatient departments etc who want to gain an insight into:

1)What is individual placement and support ?

An evidenced based employment service that has gone viral in U.K. with huge expansion of services in next few years:

  • traditional cohorts
  • emerging cohorts
  • practice and principles

2) NHS and Public Health England developments for employment and support

NHS and Public Health England developments for employment and support

  • including focus on GPS,
  • doubling of IPS services across NHS by 2020

3) Gain insight into new and emerging ways of commissioning – using social

4) Investment bonds

5) An overview of best practice for mental health support for your clients in work

6) A practical overview of the implications of GDPR for VR professionals

7) A lunchtime optional training on CPR


Come along to network and create VR links

Learn about developments and focus for the NHS and Public Health England

Learn about IPS

Learn about how to extend commissioning opportunities


We have some excellent speakers:

  • Justin Varney – Public Health England
  • Diana Kloss – Barrister and Honorary President of the Council for Work and Health
  • Dr Rob Hampton – Freelance GP, Occupational Physician and Public Health Champion for Work as a Health outcome
  • Zoe Morris – NHS Benchmarking
  • Adam Swersky – Social Finance
  • Lynne Miller – Central North West London Trust, IPS Centre of Excellence
  • Claire Hodgkins – National MHSS Operations Manager, Remploy

These are just a few of the highlights that we will bring to you at our study day on the 20th of June, so please register now!

Photo by Nigel Tadyanehondo on Unsplash


Ticket Type Price Spaces
Group discount - book 5 places for 10% discount £405.00
Non-member rate £90.00
VRA Member rate £75.00