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Governance Framework 

Our charity is governed by a board of unpaid trustees who volunteer their services. 

Trustees are independently appointed from a range of backgrounds to support and review the strategic direction of the service. They coordinate the annual review of service delivery, working with senior management to set strategic, operational, and financial goals.  

We have strict governance measures to support the CEO and senior management team. Trustees meet eleven times each year to review goals, commitments, impact and the active risk register which is used to record, monitor and mitigate all operational risk.  

Our finances are subject to internal and external audit with clear governance arrangements including a finance working group to ensure expenditure is aligned to our objectives and provides good value for money. 

Current Membership

Chair – Mrs Sue Sinton 
Vice Chair – Dr Den Wilkins 
Treasurer – Mr Alastair Mitchell
Trustee – Mrs Lynne Griffin
Trustee – Mrs Bev Reid 

How we are funded

We are a not for profit organisation. We receive funding from a number of different sources including contract, grants, donations, legacies and income generated through trading.  

We help hundreds of families each year with the funding we receive and the limited resources we have.  

Your support can help us to reach thousands more.  

Our work is made possible with the support of