Poverty and welfare reform: exploring the impact on homelessness and housing-related support

Date published: 13/06/2018

Wednesday 11 July 2018 from 9am - 4.30pmlogo
Location: Cardiff
Cost: £107 + VAT Cymorth Cymru members; £147 + VAT non-members

The day will consist of plenaries and workshops on a range of topics relevant to poverty in Wales and the impact of welfare reform, including how this relates to people who use and deliver homelessness and housing-related support services.

Topics include:

  • Poverty in Wales;
  • Welfare sanctions;
  • Devolution of Universal Credit powers;
  • Socio-economic disadvantage and suicidal behaviour;
  • Young people and welfare reform;
  • Devolution of housing costs in short-term supported accommodation;
  • Social security for vulnerable people;
  • The Valleys taskforce.

This is an all-day event, with lunch and refreshments provided. There will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions, share thoughts and network.

Join Cymorth Cymru in broadening our understanding of the impact of poverty and social security changes on support services and the vulnerable people who use them.

Read more and register for event here >>>

For more information, contact Gwyn Thomas de Chroustchoff, Events and Marketing Lead, Cymorth Cymru, T: 029 2055 3687, 077 1783 7210 or E:

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