Meet The Team!
Lorraine Pennington, Centre Manager, Lorraine is passionate about improving the lives and opportunities for Young Carers, Lorraine has a beagle dog called Tilly!
Nichole Spencer, Young Carers Activity Co-ordinator who organises all our activities and trips. She is currently learning to Ski and her favourite dinosaur is a velociraptor... Scary!
Sally Willoughby, Young Carers Family Support Manager. Sally has worked with Young Carers for many years, Sally likes to sing songs while concentrating and had purple hair at her wedding day to match her flowers!
Gemma Airey, Young Carers Family Support Officer. You can usually tell which is Gemma’s desk in the office as there is always a minion or a my little pony to be found there!
Joanne Kay, Young Carers Family Support Officer worked with both adults and children in social care since she was 21. She likes McDonalds Chicken Nuggets far too much and can do an impersonation of Homer Simpson!
Tracey Atherton, Young Carers Family Support Officer finds it rewarding knowing that we are making a difference to the lives of Young carers. She eats too much chocolate, so is the lady with the scales on a Thursday morning for the office fit club!
Gill Halliwell, Young Carers Family Support Officer. Gill has four children so has a good understanding of the challenges parent's face. She is also a Youth Worker and enjoys planning and implementing activities for young people
Ann-marie Leather, Young Carers School Involvement Officer. Ann-marie goes in to schools for Young Carers Drop-in's. She is currently training to do a 10K run and spends two to three evenings a week pounding the streets!