Chief Executive - Alex Wilson

Finance Manager - Irena Peel

Resources Manager – Susan Storey

Administration Team Leader - Ailsa Brook

Resources and Administration Officer - Melissa Whitenstall

Administrative Officer - Sam Reynolds

Trainer - Anne-Marie Ianzito

Community Fundraiser and Events Co-ordinator - Lee Walker

Data Analyst - Jonny McAreavey


Wellbeing and Resilience Team

Wellbeing and Resilience Projects Manager – Lisa MacDonald

Wellbeing and Resilience Co-ordinator - Lisa Taylor

Wellbeing Coach - Carly Loveland, Lorraine Kerr

Wellbeing Workers –  Lynda Salvesen, Jax Steel, Lark Moody, Aimee Robertson, Jean Callender, Laura McLean, Vicky Corner, Betty Hill

Northumberland Services Manager - Stephanie Golder


ReVOC Project

Project Lead (Northumberland) - Stephanie Golder

Project Workers - Susan Kurt, Lark Moody


Supporting Families

Family Support Officer - Laura McLean


Counselling Team

Clinical Lead and Asylum Seekers & Refugees Counselling (ARC) - Gabrielle Korstaran

Clinical Lead - Anne-Maria Rowell

Counsellors –  Kim Shepherd, Susan Kurt,  Jill Sansom, Joanna Moseley, Anne-Maria Rowell, Anna Ellinson, Caz Moir, Matt Greenwood, Kate Peter, Caren Christie

Volunteer Counsellors: Jackie McQueen, Alice Roth, Rowan Horner, Alison Stocks

Sessional Counsellors: Angie Loraine, Caz Moir, Geraldine Dennis, Sean Lowden, Judith Keogh, Andrew Brown, Jane Buckley, Victoria Forsyth



Chair - David Slater

Sean Gladwin

Oliver Wood

Laura Farringdon

Paul Hemphill

Lynda Cox

Rick O’Farrell

Bridget Stratford

Ali Hutcheson

Sukhee Munkhchulun

Real stories…

  • The Counsellor was exactly what I needed. She was down to earth and was rationale, understanding voice who listened intently. She never judged and was very clever in helping to give me the tools I needed to help myself. I can’t praise the whole Counselling experience enough. Thank you so much.

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