The popular TPAS Cymru Disability Network is for tenants, staff, carers and anyone else interested in disability Issues affecting people living in social housing in Wales.


Disability Network 2020 - Newport

These networks are informal and give delegates a chance to share their experiences, successes and lessons learned.

The Programme will include:

  • Dr. Steffan Evans, Bevan Foundation

Nearly 1 in 4 people in Wales live in poverty. Join Dr Steffan Evans of the Bevan Foundation to hear more about the extent of the problem and to share your ideas about what can be done to solve it. At this session participants will get to hear about the Bevan Foundation's innovative work on the Welsh Benefits System and be provided with an opportunity to share their views on how people living with disabilities and low income families in Wales are provided with support.

  • Richard Lloyd,  First Choice Housing Association

An overview of the benefits of cross sector collaboration focusing on a fully integrated smart home project to promote digital inclusion and encourage innovative approaches in social care in order to provide services more effectively, efficiently and to increase dignity, choice and independence for individuals.

Richard will also give an insight into First Choice Housing Association’s collaborative approach to future technologies including a strategy to deliver future ‘off-site’ manufactured homes.

  • Networking and sharing good practice and experiences with other delegates

The popular TPAS Cymru Disability Network is for tenants, staff, carers and anyone else interested in disability Issues affecting people living in social housing in Wales.

The closing date for booking is noon on the 4th March.  Please book via our online system below.

The Network will also held in Aberystwyth on the 1st April.




Event Information

Event Title

Disability Network 2020 - Newport


Thursday 19 March 2020, 10:00 - 14:30

Booking Available Until

Thursday 12 March 2020

Event Type

Information and insight

Eligible for



Helen Williams

Venue Information

Venue Name

Lysaght Institute

Venue Address

445 Corporation Road
NP19 0HE

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Email Address
Disability Network
Non-Members   Full Price: £69.00  
Members   Full Price: £39.00  

The online booking for this event has closed. To book this event, please call us on 029 2023 7303 or 01492 593046

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5. Payment for the event may be made via BACs, or TPAS Cymru will issue an invoice after the event has taken place.

If there are any issues with your booking, please feel free to call us on 02920 237303 or 01492 593046

  1. TPAS Cymru CANNOT accept any provisional bookings.
  2. Written confirmation is required for all cancellations. Cancellations received before the closing date will be refunded, minus an administration fee of £15.00 plus VAT. No refunds will be processed after this date.
  3. Registered delegates who do not attend the conference will be liable for payment in full unless written communication is received by the cancellation date.
  4. Any changes, such as names, made to the bookings after the closing date will incur an administration fee of £15.00 plus VAT per change.
  5. TPAS Cymru may have to cancel this event. In this case we will refund any payments received. We will not refund any costs you may incur as a result of the cancellation.