Staff

To contact us please call 01264 350 551 or contact the person you need to speak to directly on the numbers below.

Chief Executive

  • Cathy Yelf, Chief Executive
  • Please contact Sue Sanchez, Executive Assistant, in the first instance on 01264 321 981.

Local support groups and volunteers

  • Tessa Barrett, Head of Service Delivery, 01264 321971
  • Angie Nicholas, Volunteering Programme Manager, 01264 321 977
  • Tom McInulty, Regional Manager South Centre, 01264 321 963
  • Stella Black, Regional Manager South East, 01306 644 908 
  • Judy Pride,  Regional Manager South West, 07947 373 244
  • Amanda Read, Regional Manager Centre West, 07432 700 478
  • Karen Toogood, Regional Manager Northern Ireland, 02891 466 305
  • Michelle Dutton, Regional Manager North, 0161 491 6081
  • Colin Daniels, Regional Manager Centre East, 01603 395 388
  • Jamie Cuthbertson, Regional Manager Scotland, 0141 942 1083
  • Adele Francis, Regional Manager South Wales, 01639 843 236
  • Angela Jackson, Services and Volunteering Administrator, 01264 321 986
  • Sarah Harrop, Volunteering Programme Manager, 01264 322 411
  • Marion Murphy, Skills for Seeing Administrator, 01264 321 972 (Mondays and Tuesdays)
  • Carla Brawn, Services and Volunteering Administrator, 01264 321 975
  • Charlotte Fogerty, Services and Volunteering Administrator, 01264 321 960
  • Sharon Hart, Services and Volunteering Administrator

Communications

  • Graham Newman, Head of Marketing and Communications, 01264 321 976
  • Paul Andersen, Communications Officer, (Monday to Thursday) 01264 321 625
  • Felicity Crump, Press and Campaigns Officer, 01264 321 987
  • Sue Stevens, Communications Officer, (Tuesday to Friday) 01264 321 983
  • Jessica Murray, Professional Liaison Officer, 01264 322 412
  • Julie Richards, Marketing and Communications Manager, 01264 322 989

Research

  • Geraldine Hoad, Research Grants Officer, 01264 322 419

Helpline

  • Contact the team on 0300 3030 111.
  • Andy Gratton, Helpline Supervisor
  • Marian Smith, Helpline Operative
  • Jayne Robinson, Helpline Operative
  • Ros Napper, Helpline Operative
  • Jane McFarlane, Helpline Operative

Fundraising

  • Sarah Day, Head of Fundraising, 01264 321 970
  • Julie Edwards, Fundraising Manager, Legacies and Giving in Memory, 01264 321 965
  • Rachel Crawford-Jones, Fundraising Manager (Trusts, Foundations & Statutory), 01264 321 984
  • Felicity Honnor, Fundraising Manager, Individual Giving, 01264 321 985
  • Susie McCallum, Corporate and Community Fundraising Manager, 07765 002646
  • Rosie Jordan, Trusts Officer, 01264 322 415
  • Caroline Bowyer, Legacy and Major Gifts Officer, 01264 321 988
  • Kathy King, Community Fundraiser, 01264 321 964
  • Debbie Smith, Fundraising Administrator, 01264 326 620
  • Graeme Davis, Fundraising Assistant, 01264 321 969
  • Benedict Kelly, Fundraising Consultant, 07557 791546

Customer Liaison

  • Mary Murfet, Office Manager, 01264 321 968
  • Margaret Beacher, Customer Liaison Officer, 01264 321 967
  • Melinda Boardman, Customer Liaison Officer, 01264 321 978
  • Sharon Morell, Customer Liaison Officer, 01264 321 967
  • Jayne Richardson, Customer Liaison Officer, 01264 326 623

Finance

  • Karen Noble, Accounts Manager, 01264 321 966
  • Gill Payne, Finance Assistant, 01264 322 414

Operations

  • Marion Wilson, Database Manager, 01264 321 980
  • James Price, Database Administrator, 01264 321 980
  • Val Kane, Membership Manager, 01264 321 974
  • Jean Candy, Data Operator, 01264 321 974
  • Graham Hubber, Database Administrator/Developer, 01264 322 418
  • Samantha Noble, Database Assistant