London Metropolitan University
Homelessness and COVID Conference
25th March 2021

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Welcome, this conference examines the impact of COVID-19 on homelessness. It will feature speakers who will examine front line responses, policy, partnership working and what local authorities can do.

Live session

Open Lounges 11:00-13:00, come and say Hi

Visit Lounge 1

MSc Youth and Community, BSc Community development and leadership, BSc Youth Studies MSc Youth and Community Work, undergraduate courses in youth and community. Pop in if you want advice on a postgraduate route to employment, or if you are considering an undergraduate programme!

Visit Lounge 2

London Met Money and Accommodation advice The team provides confidential phone appointments on a range of issues. Pop in if you have issues/queries about finances and/or accommodation, or if you need some personal advice about your studies!

Visit Lounge 3

Chartered institute of housing is the professional body for people working in housing. Pop in if you are a student member of the CIH, or you are interested in a career in housing

Visit Lounge 4

Careers & Volunteering Service. The Careers and Employability team is here to help you develop the knowledge, skills and experience needed to make informed decisions and to build a rewarding career. Pop in if you want to know what the service can do for you

Visit Lounge 5

The Passage. Our aim is to provide homeless people with support to transform their own lives. Pop in if you want to find more about ways to get involved.

Please note Lounge 5 is open 12pm – 1pm only

10:00 – 10:10 Introduction by Lynn Dobbs, Vice Chancellor, London Met

10:10 – 11:45 Talks by guest speakers

11:45-12:00 BREAK

12:00 – 12:50 Panel discussion with speakers, current and former students. Chaired by Chris Lane

12:50 – 13:00 Thanks and closing comments

Thank you for attending, we hope you enjoyed it!