655 - Communications & External Affairs SDG Meeting - 10th March

Date: March 10, 2020, 9:30 am until: March 10, 2020, 3:30 pm

Event Type: Network

Venue: Coastal Housing Group, 3rd Floor, 220 High Street, Swansea, SA1 1NW

Member Price: £

AGENDA

9.30 am   Refreshments and networking

10.00 am  Update on This is Housing, Housing Futures and overlapping themes from other SDGs - Edwina O’Hart (AD Member Services, CHC) & Rebecca Goodhand (Communications Manager, CHC)

This session will update on the work plan for this SDG, including a brief update on This is Housing and CHC’s Housing Futures programme.

10.45 am  External Affairs strategy - Rhea Stevens, Head of Policy and External Affairs, CHC     

Rhea Stevens will run through CHC’s External Affairs strategy which aims to give members the tools and skills to influence and lobby from a local level.

12.00 pm  Comfort break

12.15 pm  Housing – An Election Priority – Aaron Hill (Head of Policy & External Affairs, CHC) & Rebecca Goodhand (Communications Manager, CHC)

With the National Assembly for Wales’ election coming up in 2021, there’s an opportunity for us to influence the political agenda and ensure social housing is a top priority. Aaron and Rebecca will run a workshop looking at our sector narrative, and how we can work together to tell a really strong sector story ahead of the election. 

1.15 pm      Lunch and networking

2.00 pm    Best practice (TBC)

3.00 pm     Open Floor

3.30 pm     AOB and Close

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