November 23, 2018 12:38 PM

CommUNITY Barnet Safeguarding Conference & AGM 24 January 2019

CommUNITY Barnet would like to invite you to its Safeguarding Conference and Annual General Meeting.

Our guest speakers will include:


Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults at the Department of Health

Lyn Romeo took up her post as Chief Social Worker for Adults in September 2013.


Previously, Lyn worked as the Assistant Director for Adult Social Care in the London Borough of Camden. She has also worked as an inspector with the Social Services Inspectorate, as well as working in Yorkshire for over 20 years as both a field social worker and in a variety of management roles across children and adults.


Lyn will be speaking about her role and how people can improve their understanding of safeguarding.


Mark Goldsmith, Rabbi at Alyth Synagogue

Rabbi Mark Goldsmith has been a rabbi at Alyth since 2006.


He gains great fulfilment from working with people of all ages and levels of Jewish knowledge and experience to help them to take new steps on their Jewish journey. Mark’s speciality in Jewish study is business ethics on which he frequently speaks, teaches and writes. Before he entered the Rabbinate he ran a business in the area of natural foods. From 2011 to 2013 he served as Chair of the Assembly of Reform Rabbis UK and now chairs the group creating a new Reform Machzor for the High Holy Days.


Mark will be speaking about how faith communities can integrate safeguarding into their congregations and communities.


Jo-Ann Rowland, Director at Homeless Resource Centre

Jo-Ann Rowland is the Director of the Homeless Resource Centre, based in Enfield.


Jo-Ann will be speaking about how safeguarding impacts society's most vulnerable people.






When: Thursday 24 January 2019

Where: Barnet & Southgate College, Wood Street, Barnet EN5 4AZ

Time: 6pm to 9pm



For the general public and community organisations please click here to book your place.

Barnet Council staff please click here to book your place.