Welcome from the Chair – Rother LSP

Martin Fisher, Chair of the Rother LSP Executive welcomes delegates.

Martin Fisher outlines how the Rother Local Strategic Partnership decided that the theme Helping People to Help Themselves and the issue of access to existing services were identified as important strategic issues.

A number of agencies have identified the impact of resource reductions alongside anecdotal reports and evidence of increases in demand and need.

Speakers for the day will be;

Graham Peters – Vice-Chair of South East Local Enterprise Partnership and Chair of Team East Sussex

Naomi Ridley – Hastings Furniture Service

Richard Watson – Hastings and Rother Clinical Commissioning Group

Anne McLoughlin – Hastoe Housing Association