Meet the Team


Joanne Laverick

Project Manager/Community Helper

Joanne has overall responsibility for the organisation, Joanne oversees all workers and ensures that the young people are in a safe environment and that the day to day management of the project is run effectively.

Joanne is also a Community Helper for Silksworth Ward

Phil Tye - Designated Safeguarding Lead

Lead Worker/Qualified Youth Worker (Volunteer)

Phil is a Qualified Youth Worker who leads Sessions



Andy Laverick

Lead Worker/Qualified Youth Worker

Andy is a Qualified Youth Worker who leads Sessions



 Chloe Baillie

Trainee Youth Worker

Chloe is a Trainee Youth Worker


Deborah Spraggon

Lead Worker/Qualified Youth Worker

Deb is a Qualified Youth Worker who leads Sessions


Jordan Hymas

Lead Worker/Qualfied Youth Worker

Jordan is a Qualified Youth Worker who leads Session


Grace Mills

Trainee Youth Worker

Grace is a Trainee Youth Worker


Keiran Mitchell

Sports Coach/Youth Worker

Keiran is both a qualified Youth Worker and our Sports Coach


Sue Clinton

Building Supervisor

Sue is Building Supervisor for our sites in Sunderland

Carolyn Briggs

Qualified Youth Worker

Carolyn is a Qualified Youth Worker


Sophie Clinton

Lead Worker/Qualified Youth Worker/Community Helper

Sophie is a Lead Worker/Qualified Youth Worker and a Community Helper for Barnes Ward


Amber Joliff

Youth Worker

Amber is a Youth Worker


Lauren Scott

Peer Educator

Lauren is a Peer Educator


Jan Elmes

Community Helper

Jan is a community Helper for the St Chads Ward


Carol Tye


Carol is a Volunteer


Lesley Ann Baillie


Lesley is a Volunteer


Dorothy Hicks


Dorothy is a Volunteer


Joan McKitterick


Joan is a Volunteer


Ben Hicks

Peer Educator

Ben is a Peer Educator