Meet Our Staff

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Cathy 
Locality Manager

 

Cathy is responsible for the day to day management of the Centre and staff, and the co-ordination of services to support families in our reach area. Cathy works closely with our partner agencies to ensure a wide range of support is on offer and monitors the progress of the Centre's performance.

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Claire

Deputy Locality Manager

Claire works closely with our partner agencies and assists in the running of services within the Sandy & Biggleswade Locality.

Claire also delivers PAFT and family support 1:1 in the family home & online, she co-facilitates parent puzzle and Strengthening Families. 

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Alison 

Family Support Worker

Alison delivers PAFT & one to one family support in the home and online.  She also co-delivers our ante natal programme, Bumps Birth and Babystuff; Baby Days, Strengthening families and Parent Puzzle. Alison teaches Baby Yoga, Baby Massage and Baby Sign classes .

Alison is our Baby Days and Mellow Bumps champion.

Lucy

Family Support Worker

 

Lucy delivers PAFT and one to one family support in the home and online.  Lucy also co-delivers our ante natal programme, Bumps Birth and Baby stuff; Baby Days and Parent Puzzle. Lucy teaches Baby Yoga and  Baby Massage too!

Lucy is our antenatal champion. 

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Paula 

Family Support Worker

Paula delivers one to one family support in the home covering topics such as Positive Parenting.

Paula facilitates the Freedom programme , and co delivers our ante natal programme Bumps ,Birth and Baby Stuff, Baby Days , Parent Puzzle, Strengthening Families and teaches baby massage.

Paula is our Domestic abuse champion.

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Kirsty

Family Support Worker

Kirsty runs our Bouncing Bunnies toddler play session and our baby singing session. She also delivers one to one support in the home and the introducing solids talk. You will also see her at the Pop in sessions and teaching baby massage.

Kirsty is our Starting solids & healthy movers champion. 

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Karen

Family Support Worker

Karen runs our baby sign sessions, Time for Twos and Chattertots. Karen co-facilitates baby days and antenatal sessions.  Karen also supports families 1:1 in the home.

Karen is our SEN &  Speech and Language Champion

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Shelly
Family Support Worker
Shelly is our Entry Level Family Worker and will be completing her Level 3 qualification over the coming year.  Shelly is a volunteer Breastfeeding Buddy with the Baby Friendly Team.  Shelly will co deliver Baby Days, BBBS, baby sign and provide one to one family support.
Shelly is our breastfeeding champion. 
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Lorna 

Family Navigator

 

Lorna is one of our family navigators. Lorna helps us with all our paperwork, admin & booking sessions.

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Ruth

Gypsie, Roma and Traveller Practitioner

Ruth works across Central Bedfordshire with the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller community . Ruth supports these families to help find pre-schools and nursery places for their children and to access the free 15 hours, 2 year old funding . Ruth also takes stay and play sessions onto the traveller sites so that all families can access sessions at the children centre .

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Maxine
Family Navigator

 

Maxine is one of our family navigators. She helps us with all our paperwork, admin & booking sessions.

Lisa 
Speech and Language Therapist
Lisa attends Come and Play monthly to do Speech and Language drop ins, she supports local settings with Speech and Language and completes support visits in the home.