Team Netsol

FREE Discretionary Payments Workshop

Make Discretionary Payments work for you

Can your process be improved whilst reducing costs?

Local discretionary welfare awards are an increasingly important part of the welfare system. In times of austerity, discretionary systems with fixed budgets are likely to become more common. Without local funding such as Discretionary Housing Payments, some aspects of Housing Benefit legislation would not be legal.

Some things to ask yourself…

Team Netsol is offering you a great opportunity to find out more about our latest solution that offers unique benefits to a local authority. Up-to-date analysis will be presented by the Welfare Reform Club who will lead the discussion, followed by a presentation of BECS DHP.

Workshop Summary

This half-day workshop will give you the opportunity to be part of a focused discussion of policy issues and to see the latest technology available to assist. You will be able to compare your own policy with others grappling with the same issues.

The morning session will give you the opportunity to look at exciting new developments to support discretionary payments. For example, the BECS DHP solution provides...

All of this allows you to decide the policy - the system helps you to implement it. The principle all along is that you define how the process will work for your Authority.

Workshop Details

Agenda
9.30am Registration and refreshments
10.00 Workshop commences with introductions by the Chair
10.15 Paul Howarth and Malcolm Gardner discuss the increasing role of DHP and local discretionary awards in welfare provision and the implications of recent Supreme Court rulings
11.30 Refreshments
11.45 Team Netsol presents its BECS DHP solution with a demonstration and interactive discussion
12.45 End of workshop followed by complimentary lunch to allow you to chat further with the other attendees, or engage Team Netsol and the Welfare Reform Club on their opinions

Dates and Venues
Tue 13th Jun 2017 Middlesborough Jurys Inn, Fry Street, Middlesbrough, TS1 1JH
Wed 14th Jun 2017 Manchester The Principal Manchester (formerly The Palace), Oxford Street, Manchester, M60 7HA
Thu 15th Jun 2017 Westminster De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, Great Queen St, London, WC2B 5DA
Fri 16th Jun 2017 Maidstone Hilton Maidstone, Bearsted Road, Maidstone, ME14 5AA
Tue 20th Jun 2017 Lincoln Hilton Hotel Lincoln, Brayford Wharf N, Lincoln, LN1 1YW
Wed 21st Jun 2017 Leicester Hilton Leicester Hotel, 21 Junction Approach, Leicester, LE19 1WQ
Thu 22nd Jun 2017 Cambridge Hilton Cambridge City Centre, Downing Street, CB2 3DT
Fri 23rd Jun 2017 Oxford Oxford Spires Hotel, Abingdon Road, Oxford, OX1 4PS
Tue 4th Jul 2017 Solihull The St John’s Hotel, Warwick Road, Solihull, B91 1AT
Wed 5th Jul 2017 York The Principal York (formerly The Royal York), Station Rd, York, YO24 1AA
Tue 11th Jul 2017 Southampton New Place, Shirrell Heath, Southampton, SO32 2JY
Wed 12th Jul 2017 Exeter Jurys Inn, Exeter, Western Way, EX1 2DB

We are looking to accommodate two attendees from each authority. Please feel free to pass this on to your colleagues and maybe Housing partners who could also be responsible for administration of discretionary payments. Places are limited so please confirm your booking as soon as possible.

Dates, times and venues are subject to change.

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