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NECG: Positive Changes Conference

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On Friday 13th October the NECG held their first ever national conference in London. The day was a celebration of the work individuals with lived experience had achieved in the design and delivery of services across the Fulfilling Lives (Multiple Needs) programme. Following the event we created a report which details the content of every session, feedback from delegates and reflections of their experiences from group members. The report includes many links to videos created by group members to illustrate coreRead More …

Engaging The LGBT Community

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In order to gain a perspective of severe and multiple disadvantage, from LGBT point of lived experience. We had to connect feedback from The Manchester LGBT Core Group, to members of The LGBT NECG Core Group. In Greater Manchester we have heard many experiences of LGBT asylum seekers. Who have come to the UK, fleeing persecution,imprisonment and death. Leaving behind every connection to who they are as a person, then having to prove they are LGBT, or face deportation. TheRead More …