Damian Allen, Director of Children and FamiliesFrom our Leadership team
Before leaving in May 2014, Damian led the directorate responsible for delivering all direct services with children and young people in our organisation.
Kady Billington-Murphy, Parliamentary and Policy VolunteerFrom our Policy team
Kady works with the policy team on issues relating to refugee and migrant children, and supports the work of the Refugee Children’s Consortium.
Rt Revd David Walker, Bishop of ManchesterFrom our Guest bloggers
Rt Revd David Walker is the Church of England Bishop of Manchester. He is passionate about social housing, equalities, monasticism. He is a Church Commissioner and member of the Ministry Council. He even finds time to play the occasional game of cricket.
Krish KandiahFrom our Guest bloggers
Krish is executive director for churches in mission for the Evangelical Alliance, which means doing all he can to excite, encourage and connect the churches together in mission. He is a husband, father, adopted dad and foster carer. He was born in Brighton, with ancestors from India, Sri Lanka and Ireland.
Rebecca Young, Young Carers in Focus internFrom our Policy team
Rebecca provides general support across our policy, public affairs and campaigns teams, and has a keen interest in the issues affecting young carers.
Jake Mcleod, Policy and Parliamentary AssistantFrom our Policy team
Jake supports our policy and public affairs team, and their work in Parliament. Previously he provided policy support to a coalition of charities campaigning on youth justice issues.
Gulwali PassarlayFrom our Guest bloggers
Gulwali serves on a wide range of commissions and activities supporting children and young people, refugees and asylum seekers, including The Children’s Commission on Poverty.
Emma JacksonFrom our Guest bloggers
Emma volunteers and raises funds to support our work.
Eleni Adamou, Project WorkerFrom our Programme staff
Eleni supports young people at our Streetwise project in Birmingham
Ceri Alabi, Church Fundraising Development ManagerFrom our Fundraising and events team
Ceri works with churches to apply their faith towards supporting disadvantaged children