National Social Care Conference 2019

Wales’s foremost social care event

NSCC19 is a significant event in the social care sector calendar, and especially vital for leaders from across the sector working to transform the provision of social care in Wales. The Association of Directors of Social Services (ADSS) Cymru and Social Care Wales are once again working in partnership to deliver a conference experience that will be the foremost showcase and networking opportunity for social care professionals in Wales, with something for every care workforce member.

This year’s conference will once again take place in the iconic Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff City Centre with high profile speakers from all walks of life who each represent a powerful aspect of social care.

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About the National Social Care Conference (NSCC)

The National Social Care Conference is widely regarded as the foremost showcase and networking opportunity for the social care sector in Wales, with something for every care workforce member, from front-line staff delivering care and support, to managers, and senior decision makers in local and national government, as well as social work and social care students.


Once again, our 2019 conference is jointly organised by ADSS Cymru and Social Care Wales, and will take place in the iconic Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, in the heart of Cardiff City Centre, South Wales from 11 – 12 September.

Why should attend?

The event is aimed at all members of the care workforce in Wales and those with an interest in social care – from front-line staff and students, to directors and senior managers of local authority social services, members of local and national government, and senior managers from the voluntary, independent, health, education and housing sectors.

What’s on offer?

  • An exciting line-up of high profile guest speakers
  • Four seperate seminar streams (in addition to the main conference) covering major areas of social care
  • Opportunities to network with fellow delegates, including senior leaders and researchers from across the social care sector
  • Around 50 exhibitors and sponsors with close links to the sector
  • A conference launch event featuring entertainment and refreshments
  • Opportunity to book tickets for the 3-course conference dinner taking place at the Hilton Hotel, Cardiff.


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Latest news

Award-winning fundraiser, record-breaking athlete and recent OBE-recipient, Josh Llewellyn-Jones will be joining NSCC19 as our motivational speaker this year. The Cardiff native certainly knows a thing or two about motivation. Born with cystic fibrosis and being given only a 10% chance of survival at birth, Josh has gone on to complete extreme feats of physical… Read More

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We’re delighted to announce that the inspirational winner of Britain’s Got Talent 2018, Lee Ridley AKA Lost Voice Guy will be bringing his unique, razor-sharp wit to this year’s National Social Care Conference.

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We’re pleased to announce that Isabelle Trowler will be presenting as a guest speaker at this year’s conference. Isabelle is the UK Government’s Chief Social Worker for Children and Families. She is a founder member of the What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care, a member of the National Panel for Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews… Read More

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