Reflections on the final Fulfilling Lives conference
Miranda joined the Fulfilling Lives evaluation team in January 2022 to support the final months of the learning programme, including organisation of the final conference.
My mission, should I choose to accept it: sum up an eight-year programme of work spanning 12 regions across the country, that has supported nearly 4,000 people facing multiple disadvantage, in a six-hour event to share learning, inspire and challenge attendees to think differently about current support systems, and celebrate the programme’s achievements.
Sure, I said. I love a conference and I’ve worked with a huge number of fantastic people across my time working in the Fulfilling Lives programme. What a great chance to get everyone together!
But also… what a difficult task! It quickly became clear that we were never going […]