A collaboration between HACT and Common Cause Consulting, Housing and Health works to forge links between providers of social housing and health care services.
Andrew van Doorn
Andrew currently works for HACT where he is the Deputy Chief Executive. HACT is a national innovation charity, social enterprise and industry-focused think/do tank established by the housing association sector. It seeks to influence and innovate in ways that help all housing providers deliver more effectively within their communities. This includes their pioneering work on Social Value, helping housing associations to demonstrate their social impact and value for money. Andrew leads all of HACT’s work on housing and health.
Andrew has worked for HACT for 13 years although for 18 months he was seconded to the National Mental Health Development Unit at the Department of Health as the National Housing Lead. Andrew has worked in housing and homelessness, supported housing, community development and wider social policy and practice for 23 years. He is a Non-Executive Director at London North West Healthcare NHS Trust and Chair of Stonewall Housing.
Peter has an excellent track record in developing partnerships across health, housing and social care. He has worked with a number of health, housing and social care providers on pathway redesign and the development of appropriate governance across organisational boundaries. He recently chaired a CQC Inspection and is currently running a number of strategic planning and development sessions for housing associations to establish new partnerships with NHS Trusts to facilitate service redesign. Peter is Chair of SW London and St George’s Mental Health Trust and a Visiting Fellow (Reputation and Marketing at Henley Business School (University of Reading).