Date and Event Access

Community Care Live 2024 will take place on Tuesday 8 October and Wednesday 9 October at:

Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street
London N1 0QH


Community Care Live is free to attend for registered social workers, and closely associated job roles. Please view the entry criteria page for more information on eligibility.

Registering gives you free access to the venue, the free seminar programme (please note these sessions are on a first come first served basis and can not be pre-booked) and the exhibition.

Legal sessions must be pre-booked and paid for in advance. This can be done once you have registered for the event. Legal sessions can also be paid for on the day.


The Business Design Centre and Community Care Live are committed to ensuring that all visitors are able to enjoy the same customer experience across the whole event.

The BDC has disabled access throughout the venue, full details can be at

Hearing loop systems will be operational in all of our seminar rooms


The venue is easily accessible by underground rail services. Angel Underground Station is a five-minute walk away allowing you to travel to and from central London within minutes. Just a little further in the opposite direction is Highbury and Islington with great underground and overground connections. Plan a journey with Transport for London.

The venue is easily accessible by bus. There are many bus stops near the venue which cover several routes in and around London. Upper Street is served by the following bus routes: 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73, 341. Plan a journey with Transport for London.

Driving to the venue is simple as it is located just outside the congestion charge zone on the A1. Please see the Parking page on the Business Design Centre website for details of how to direct your sat nav and to pre-book your parking.

Please click here for details of accommodation near the Business Design Centre.