Programme staff

The staff of our approximately 80 programmes, projects and children’s centres blog about their work with young people across the country.
Abdou Sidibe

Abdou Sidibe, Senior Practitioner, LEAP programme

From our Programme staff

As a Senior Practitioner at our LEAP programme in Leeds, Abdou supports refugee and asylum-seeking children, young people and families. He has worked with our organisation for over seven years, providing advocacy support and advice on rights and entitlements to children and families in the asylum process.

Lorna Jacques

Lorna Jacques, Senior Project Worker at Greenwich Intergenerational Community Cohesion Project and Young Voices

From our Programme staff

Lorna is a Senior Project Worker for two projects, Greenwich Intergenerational Community Cohesion Project and Young Voices.

Ann Rayment, Programme Manager

From our Programme staff

Ann manages The Children's Society in Kent, which provides support for disabled children and young people, runs intergenerational activities, and organises awards that encourage young people to select, plan and lead on activities that are based on their and their community’s interests.

Rosie Tapsfield, Senior Practitioner

From our Programme staff

As part of our SMART programme in Newcastle, Rosie works with the local Roma community and other organisations across the region.

Rachael Ward, Work Experience Volunteer

From our Programme staff

When she was 14, Rachael spent a week at our SCARPA programme in Newcaslte, which works with and supports young runaways.

Kate Palmer

Kate Palmer, Independent Visitor (volunteer)

From our Programme staff

Independent Visitors such as Kate befriended a young person who, for various reasons, has little or no contact with their family.

Carole Jackson, Project Worker

From our Programme staff

Carole is part of our PACT programme in York, which aims to support and empower disabled children and young people.

Nafeesa Kovariwala, Children's Rights Worker

From our Programme staff

As part of our Lancashire Children's Rights Service, Nafeesa is an advocate who works with children and young people who are being looked after by their local authority.

Chantelle Lindo

Chantelle Lindo, Development Worker

From our Programme staff

As part of our Include programme, Chantelle leads on work involving young carers in families affected by HIV.

Anne-Marie Charsley, Information Officer

From our Programme staff

Anne-Marie is Information Officer at our EYPDAS (Essex Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service) programme, which supports young people up to their nineteenth birthday, and their families, who are affected by drugs and alcohol, whether it's their own use or someone else's.

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