Wakefield EDI Summit – 30th September

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Summit
Thursday 30th September


As health, social care, community and housing services continue to manage the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever that we work together to build an inclusive workforce and tackle inequality across the Wakefield District.

If you’re passionate about Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) and want to be part of our conversation, come along to our FREE Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Summit on 30th September! 

Wakefield Integrated Care Partnership

This FREE online event has been developed on behalf of the Wakefield Integrated Care Partnership HR Directors Network, a network of health, social care, voluntary and community sector and housing organisations that are passionate about equality and diversity. Together, we’re reaching out to our staff to spark conversations around inclusivity and explore how we can do more to tackle inequalities in the workplace.

Click here to view the event poster and click here to view the agenda.

The full event guide, with details on speakers can be accessed here and is also available as a plain text version.

Join our Wakefield Summit for some fantastic keynote speakers and get involved with workshops discussing key EDI issues, including:

Building a more inclusive workplace

Reflecting BAME experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic

Inclusive Recruitment

Trans Inclusion

The full event guide, with details on speakers can be accessed here and is also available as a plain text version.

You can book your place here.

Please feel free to share this email with your colleagues and look out for your event Invite soon!

Allied Healthcare Professionals Day Celebrations

Allied Healthcare Professionals (AHP) Day 2021 is fast approaching and the West Yorkshire and Harrogate AHP Faculty are promoting a series of events to celebrate.

On Thursday 14th October, the AHP faculty would like to take the opportunity to come together, share a virtual breakfast, hear about some of the work completed in the AHP Faculty and look at how we can support each other going forward.

The Faculty will also be promoting some national events and on Saturday 9th October there is an opportunity for individuals to come together and get moving at their local park run – more information to follow.

The Save the Date and further information can be accessed here.

Please can you save the date for these events and share across your organisations. All AHPs are encouraged to come along  to these events, but colleagues from other professions who are keen to hear about the work of AHPs in West Yorkshire and Harrogate are also welcome to join!