MEMBERS OF THE BOARD
Allison has a Bachelor of Science degree and is a member of the Institute of Fundraising. She has over ten years experience of working in the voluntary sector. She has managed two community projects which have won awards and has experience of implementing quality standards. She is also a mentor to the Charities Coalition.
Liam is a long term Service User with New Forward and has become a volunteer worker. He not only runs an open drop in on a Thursday but also a successful Men’s Group that meets each Friday. He brings a Service User perspective to the board.
Caroline comes from a University teaching background and therefore has good communication skills. She currently delivers training in Mental Health awareness to professionals. She is also a Chair of the Patients Council that meets at Moorside Unit at Trafford General Hospital. She also sits on a research consultation group at Manchester University.
VICTOR HOLDING - TREASURER/COMPANY SECRETARY/DIRECTOR
Victor is a retired Bank Manager with 40 years experience in Banking. A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. Accountancy trained. He has more than 20 years of experience as both a volunteer and treasurer of a number of Mental Health charities.
Malcolm Walton is a Service User and a trained volunteer with Mental Health charities. He has attended various courses like counselling, computers etc. He again brings a Service User perspective to the board.
VOLUNTEER CO-ORDINATOR – SUPPORT WORKER - ADMINISTRATION – ARTS GROUP