Preventing cold-related ill health, winter deaths and reducing health inequalities through joint working – Presentations

Presentations from the BEIS conference, held on 17 October, can be downloaded as PDFs below. On this page you can also view the videos that were shown on the day.


Session 1

The Better Care Fund and Disabled Facilities Grant
Dr Jane Lord, Regional Relationship Manager, Midlands and East & London, Better Care Support Team

Cold Homes: Preventing health inequalities
Dr Ann Marie Connolly, Strategic Adviser Health Equity, Public Health England and Department of Health & Social Care

ECO flexibility criteria: Higher ambition and new guidance
Andrej Miller, Head of Supplier Obligation, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Quantifying the impacts on the health service from underheating and the value of energy efficiency measures
James Wall, Operational Researcher, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Session 2

Under One Roof: Tackling fuel poverty and cold-related health together
Dr Jamie-Leigh Ruse, Senior Policy and Research Officer, NEA
Peter Smith, Director of Policy and Research, NEA

  • The video in this presentation can be viewed below

Cold homes and health toolkits
Anthony Ball, Advanced Public Health Practitioner, Cornwall Council
William Baker, Energy Advice Development Lead, Citizens Advice

Session 3

Future-proofing our health and homes
Peter Smith, Director of Policy and Research, NEA


The Cold Weather Plan for England

‘Keep Warm Keep Well’ leaflet

Information on PHE’s Healthy Places and homes information, available HERE and HERE


Frozen Nation (NEA)

Warm Homes Healthy People (East Suffolk)





Published on 24-09-2018
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