Innovation and change in social care: learning from the pandemic

Speaker
Professor Mary Daly (Chair), Rosalind Pearce, Penny Thewlis, Rachel Pirie
Event date
Event time
18:00 - 19:30
Venue
Green Templeton College - Virtual Event
Online
Venue details

Virtual event on Zoom

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit social care very hard, with high infection and mortality rates in care homes, and changed operational practices across the sector.

This panel discussion seeks to take stock of the situation in social care, with a particular focus on learning and innovation.

Chair:
Professor Mary Daly, Professor of Sociology and Social Policy at the Department of Social Policy and Intervention

Speakers:
Rosalind Pearce, Executive Director, Healthwatch, Oxfordshire
Penny Thewlis, Chief Executive, Age UK, Oxfordshire
Rachel Pirie, Head of Older People Commissioning and Markets, Oxfordshire County Council