Staff Team

Val Hewison
Chief Executive Officer

Management Team

Helena Bladon
Development Manager
Siân Cartwright
Health Development Manager
Janet Fletcher
Finance Manager
Steve Taylor
Service Delivery Manager

Office Team

Janet Fletcher
Finance Manager
Valerie Banks
Office Administrator
Geoff Gibbs
ICT and Facilities Co-ordinator
Kim Goulden
PA/HR Officer
Brenda James
Administration Assistant
Jan Wilson
Finance Officer

Health Development Team

Siân Cartwright
Health Development Manager
Carrie Grey
Outreach Carer Support Worker (CSW)
Tom Harris
Outreach Carer Support Worker
Lorraine Lumb
CSW – Hospital based
Alison Smith
CSW – West Leeds project

Carer Support Workers (CSW)

Craig Jones
April Lee
Rachel Moore

Care Act CSW

Lai Kwan

CSW for carers of people with dementia

Lisa McAvan
Trainer and support worker
Janice Newsome
Trainer and support worker
Dawn Perkins
Fiona Porteous

Bereaved Carer Support Worker

Sue Sutton

Support Worker for people affected by another person’s drug and alcohol use

Owen Findley
Lesley White

Carers Groups Co-ordinator

Angela Thompson

Volunteering projects

Valerie Banks
Calling Carers Co-ordinator
Nikki Pattinson
Carers Befriending Co-ordinator

CSW for carers from BME communities

Shuria Alam
Eulalee Blair
Zaira Khanum
Outreach worker

CSW for carers of people with mental health issues

Elaine Wilkes
Hayley Burke
Andy Chambers
Trish Fisher
Nikki Grace
Sharon Kaur
Lokhi Roy
Khawar Zulfiqar

Young Adult Carer Workers

Jo Foster
Adam Savage

Parent Carer Workers

Adam Savage
Steph Ward



We’re pleased to be supported by over 50 volunteers.