Delegate information

Joining instructions

All delegates will receive information approx 7 – 10 days before the conference which will include:

  • Information about registering – this year delegates will receive an email in advance of the event which will include a QR code which will be scanned on arrival at conference to generate your badge. Delegates will not be permitted into any sessions without a badge. 
  • A pdf programme will be made available on this website for colleagues who would like to download their own paper copy in advance. Please note, we will not have facilities to print on site.


Our FAQs page has a range of information including travel info and links to getting to the venue. Please check the FAQs before contacting the team.

Rail Strikes

The strikes which were due to take place on Thursday 3 November have been cancelled.

Social Care Curry

Social Care Future are organising one of their  infamous “Social Care Curry” nights at NCSASC on Thursday 3 November  at a restaurant near Manchester Central. If you would like to know more or book a ticket please email

Guardian Quiz

Unfortunately there will not be a Guardian Quiz taking place at this year’s NCASC.

Conference App

NCASC22 will be a paperless conference and all information including the programme will be available via an app. Find out how to download, register and use the app on our app page