Carers Leeds Staff

Senior management team
Claire Turner
Chief Executive
Siân Cartwright
Head of Health and Development
Beth Massey
Head of Finance and Resources
Steve Taylor
Head of Service Delivery

Operational management team
Tom Harris
Training and Evaluation Team Leader
Mary Spencer
Dementia Service Team Leader
Rachel Moore
Advice Service Team Leader
Nikki Pattinson
Carer Engagement Team Leader

Office team
Valerie Banks
Volunteer Co-ordinator
Nashima Choudhury
Administration Assistant
Geoff Gibbs

ICT and Facilities Co-ordinator
Brenda James
Administration Assistant
Amy Johnson
Administration Assistant
Melissa Raistrick
Administration Assistant

Advice service
Gabby Abbot
Stephen Hezlegrave

April Lee
Rachel Moore

Bereaved carer support
Emma Pickering
Sue Sutton

Carer awareness training
Jo Jenner

Carers befriending
Aidan Finney

Carers connections

Carers groups
Angela Thompson

Carers health support
Kerri Butterworth

Digital inclusion support
Holly Wilkins

Hospital support
Lorraine Lumb

Parent carer support
Rachel Court
Steph Ward

Working carer support
Madlen Sayar

Young adult carer support
Farrah Afzal

Support for carers of people with a learning disability
Elaine Wilkes
Hayley Burke
Trish Fisher
Nikki Grace

Support for carers of people with dementia
Lai Kwan
Janice Newsome
Dawn Perkins
Alison Smith

Support for carers of people with mental health issues
Elaine Wilkes
Hayley Burke
Trish Fisher
Nikki Grace

Support for carers of people with physical health problems

Support for people affected by another person’s drug/alcohol use
Owen Findley
Kai Markanday
Eve Wilkinson



We’re pleased to be supported by over 50 volunteers. Find out more about our volunteering programme here:

Carers Leeds supports unpaid carers:

Carers Advice Line: 0113 380 4300
Carers Advice Email: