The Future of Welfare to Work Services Provision: Challenges for Private and Voluntary Sector Contractors

Date: 
Tue, 01/12/2009

This event is being held at the Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, on 1 December 2009. The depth of the current recession is providing an additional challenge to Welfare to Work providers at a time when expectations about their potential contribution are undergoing a revolution. The number of people facing cyclical unemployment is rising steeply and is likely to continue to rise for the foreseeable future. Many forecasters project unemployment to peak at more than three million, of whom more than one million may be out of work for more than a year.
This conference explores the central issues in this challenge. They include the large number of people for whom programmes are now necessary; the way that differential pricing can be introduced; and the formation of consortia combining the best of the private companies and third sectori specialists. For further information please visit: The Future of Welfare to Work Services Provision: Challenges for Private and Voluntary Sector Contractors