Staff team

Val Hewison
Chief Executive

Management team

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

Office team

Valerie Banks
Office Administrator
Geoff Gibbs
ICT and Facilities Co-ordinator
Kim Goulden
PA/HR Officer
Brenda James
Administration Assistant
Beth Massey
Finance Officer

Carer awareness training

Jo Jenner
North Leeds GP trainer
Grace Purnell
West Leeds GP trainer

Outreach support

Carrie Grey
Tom Harris
Zaira Khanum
Outreach BME support

Hospital support

Lorraine Lumb
Clare McNeill

Carer Support Workers (CSW)

Craig Jones
April Lee
Rachel Moore

Care Act

Lai Kwan

Support for carers of people with dementia

Lai Kwan
Lisa McAvan
Trainer and support worker
Janice Newsome
Dawn Perkins
Fiona Porteous
Alison Smith

Bereaved carer support

Sue Sutton

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

Owen Findley
Lesley White

Carers groups

Angela Thompson

Carers befriending

Nikki Pattinson

Support for carers from BME communities

Shuria Alam
Eulalee Blair
Zaira Khanum

Support 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 support

Hazell Cockle
Jo Foster
Adam Savage

Parent carer support

Adam Savage
Steph Ward



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