Key Contacts

GMCVO Team

Name

Position

Telephone

Nathalie Haslam

Senior Project Officer

0161 277 1026

Kat Rado-Barnes

Senior Administrator

0161 277 1016


Greater Manchester VCSE Devolution Reference Group

The VCSE Devolution Reference Group seeks to promote the role and involvement of the VCSE sector and communities in devolution. It comprises individuals from voluntary, community, faith, and social enterprise organisations from across Greater Manchester. You can find out more about the Reference Group here.

Name

Organisation

Area of Representation

Warren Escadale

VSNW

Chair 

Karen Conway VSNW

Secretariat Lead (non-member) 

Alex Whinnom

GMCVO

Infrastructure (Regional)

Mike Wild

MACC

Infrastructure (Local)

Alison Page

Salford CVS

Infrastructure (Local)

Liz Windsor-Welsh

Action Together

Infrastructure (Local)

Chris Dabbs

Unlimited Potential

Social Enterprise

Priti Butler

Big Life Group

Social Enterprise

Joanne Walby

Mustard Tree

Provider

Paul Martin

LGBT Foundation

Provider

Simone Spray

42nd Street

Provider

Priscilla Nkwenti

 BHA

Provider

Stewart Lucas

Mind in Greater Manchester

Provider

Rachel Howley

GM Citizens Advice

Provider

Vacant (in process of new nomination)   Provider 

Michele Scattergood 

Breakthrough UK

Equalities (linked to GM Coalition of Disabled People)

Suzanne Hilton

Age UK Bolton

Equalities (linked to Ambition for Ageing Equalities Board)

Khadija Tily

KYP

Equalities (linked to GM BME Network)

Sara Tomkins

GreaterSport

Sport

Charles Kwaku-Odoi

GM Faith Community Leaders

Faith

Lynne Stafford

Gaddum Centre

Carers

 

Greater Manchester Healthwatch Network

Healthwatch

Graham Whitham

GM Poverty Action

Social Movements

Ben Gilchrist

Action Together

Social Movements

VCSE Board Representatives

The following people represent the VCSE sector on various boards related to Health and Social Care in Greater Manchester. If you wish to contact any board representative, please contact Kat Rado-Barnes at GMCVO (0161 277 1016).

Name

Organisation

Board 

Alex Whinnom

GMCVO

Place and Reform Executive

Karen Dyson

Macc

Place and Reform Executive

Duncan Craig

Survivors Manchester

Health & Justice Board

Angela Lucas

Clinks

Health & Justice Board

Lynne Stafford

Gaddum Centre

H&SC Partnership Executive Board

Stewart Lucas

Greater Manchester Mind

H&SC Partnership Executive Board

Paul Martin 

LGBT Foundation

Population Health Board

Lynne Stafford 

The Gaddum Centre

Population Health Board

Jo Walby

Mustard Tree

Reform Board 

Simone Spray  

42nd Street

Reform Board 

Liz Windsor-Welsh

Action Together

Reform Board

Chris Dabbs

Unlimited Potential

Reform Board

Stewart Lucas

Greater Manchester Mind

Governor - Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust

Stewart Lucas

Greater Manchester Mind

Mental Health Programme Delivery Board

Simone Spray

42nd Street

Mental Health Programme Delivery Board

Vacancy

Vacancy

Mental Health Governance Board (Children & Young People)

Sarah Cook

Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside

Mental Health Governance Board (Children & Young People)

Stacey Adams

Gaddum Centre

Mental Health Governance (Adult)

Rita Liddell   

Building a New Direction

Mental Health Governance (Adult)

Rukhsana Ahmed

The Big Life Group

School Readiness/Early Years Board 

Sarah Cook

Home Start, Oldham

School Readiness/Early Years Board 

Sue Clarke

Alzheimer's Society 

Mental Health Governance (Dementia)

Dorothy Evans

African Caribbean Care Group

Mental Health Governance (Dementia)

David Sharples

Action Together

Strategic Workforce Collaboration Board

Dave Williams

Manchester Carers Forum

Strategic Workforce Collaboration Board

Sally Carr

The Proud Trust

Children's Health & Wellbeing Executive Board (representing GM VCSE sector)

Nicola Harrison  

Tameside, Oldham & Glossop Mind 

Children's Health & Wellbeing Executive Board (representing GM VCSE sector)

Elizabeth Stanley

GM Parent Carers  Forum

Children's Health & Welbeing Executive Board (representing service users)

Alex Whinnom

GMCVO

Health & Care Board

Lynne Stafford

Gaddum Centre

Greater Manchester Strategic Carers Group

Alison Page 

Salford CVS

GM Connect

Nathalie Haslam

GMCVO

Local Care Organisations Network

Liz Windsor-Welsh 

Action Together

GM Moving

Alex Whinnom

GMCVO

GM Workforce Development and Leadership Executive Board

Michele Scattergood

Breakthrough UK

GM Health & Employment Programme Board

Caron Blake

Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing Partnership

Laurence Webb

LGBT Foundation 

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing Partnership

Aba Graham

Disability Stockport

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing Partnership

Sajid Hashmi

Bury Voluntary, Community & Faith Alliance

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing Partnership

Caroline Gregory

Diversity Matters NW

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing Partnership

Parvin Emampour

Yaran North West

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing ( VCSE Community Representative) 

Julian Palfreyman )Co-Chair)

TS4SE

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing ( VCSE Community Representative) 

Kush Cottera

Europia

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing ( VCSE Community Representative) 

Mari Saeki

GM Autism Consortium Project (National Autism Society)

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing ( VCSE Community Representative) 

Belay Kahsay

Manchester Refugee Support 

GM Inclusion and Wellbeing ( VCSE Community Representative) 

Nicola Harrison

Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind

Greater Manchester i-THRIVE Steering Group

     
     

 

 

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