Katy Abson

Katy Abson

Carers Assessment and Support Coordinator

Katy undertakes Carers Assessments and develops support plans for individual Carers in response to the needs identified through assessment.

 
Maureen Belcher

Maureen Belcher

Mental Health Carer Support Worker

Maureen provides a dedicated Carers Assessment and Support Service for people with a family member, partner or friend who needs support due to their mental health

 
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Jacqueline Bobb

CVS Manager

As the CVS Manager with Involve, Jacqueline works with new and existing organisations to support them with all aspects of establishing, running and developing their ventures.

 

Barbara Dagger

Fundraiser

Barbara works as a part-time Fundraiser for Involve Kent, principally involved in raising funds for the V-Team project. 

 

Louise Fleet

Postural Stability Instructor

Louise takes responsibility for the Maidstone classes for Involve’s Falls Prevention Sevice. She deals with all relevant referrals and instigates and leads new classes in the area.

 

Lynne Fleming

Carers Assessment and Support Coordinator

Lynne undertakes Carers Assessments and develops support plans for individual Carers in response to the needs identified through assessment.

 

Jennifer Gauld

Carers Assessment & Support Team Coordinator

Jennifer supports the Carers Assessment Team, helping to ensure the office runs smoothly.

 

Donna Greenan

Carers Business Support Administrator

Donna provides a range of administrative services to support the Carers team.

 
Barbara Hagan

Barbara Hagan

Carers Manager

Barbara Hagan is the Manager of Involve Carers and is responsible directly, or indirectly [through delegation and management], for the successful delivery of a range of exemplary, innovative, and responsive services to support people living in the locality who look after a family member or friend.

 
Tracey Hanlay

Tracey Hanlay

Community Transport Coordinator

Tracey’s role involves taking requests and organising community transport for clients in the Maidstone & Malling area, dealing with internal and external partners to organise regular drivers for club.

 
Jodie Kemp

Jodie Kemp

Business and Administration Manager

Jodie is responsible for the strategic oversight and smooth running of all administrative, IT, HR and business support procedures at Involve. She is also responsible for the business management and operations of the Independent Living Service.

 
Danny Hewis

Danny Hewis

­ Involve’s Deputy CEO

Responsible for the successful delivery of various projects and strategic developments at Involve, and deputise for and support the CEO as required.

 

CHARLOTTE JONES

OLDER PEOPLE MANAGER

Charlotte is responsible for leading and coordinating services to reduce isolation, improve independence and increase happiness and wellbeing for older people living in the Maidstone Borough.

 
Joe Kosma

Joe Kosma

Carers Assessment & Support Coordinator

Joe undertakes Carers Assessments and in response to the needs identified through assessment develops support plans for individual Carers. Joe also works with young Carers approaching adulthood and with young adult Carers.

 
Lizzie Lowrey

Lizzie Lowrey

Volunteer Centre Manager

Lizzie is the Volunteer Centre Manager for Maidstone and Malling and is responsible for the overall running of the Centre, linking organisations and volunteers with one another and giving information advice and guidance to organisations that involve volunteers.

 

Patrick Lyseight

Postural Stability Instructor

Patrick runs Involve's Falls Prevention classes across Kent helping to reduce the risk of falls in older people.

 
Maisie McDonagh

Maisie McDonagh

Project Coordinator & Carer Contact Coordinator

Maisie provides a telephone ‘Keeping in Touch’ service for Carers and also coordinates the arrangements for a range of Carer groups, activities and events.

 

Marilyn Mitchell

Carers Assessment Support Coordinator - Mental Health

Marilyn provides a dedicated Carers Assessment and Support Service for people with a family member, partner or friend who needs support due to their mental health

 

Gaynor Negus

Carers Administrator

Gaynor provides a wide range of administrative tasks to enable Involve Carers to deliver an efficient and effective Carers Assessment and Support Service

 
Debbie O’Nions

Debbie O’Nions

Carers Assessment & Support Coordinator

Debbie undertakes Carers Assessments and in response to the needs identified through assessment develops support plans for individual Carers. Debbie also links with staff at GP Surgeries to improve support for Carers in this setting.

 
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Chloe Osborn

Administrator

Chloe provides office support for various services at Involve, performing admin tasks, dealing with clients and basic IT support for Involve’s main office.

 
Charlotte Osborn­Forde

Charlotte Osborn-­Forde

Involve's CEO

Charlotte provides leadership for Involve and assists the Board of Trustees in developing the strategic direction, taking responsibility for the management, administration and financial health of the organisation, ensuring services are delivered effectively.

 

Juliette Page

Retail Manager

Juliette Page is the Retail Manager for the Involve Hub based in The Mall, Maidstone. The Hub is the home of Involve's Older People's and Community Transport services. 

 

Parmjot Pannu

Assistant Coordinator

Parmjot supports Involve's services for older people as well as the Community Transport project, engaging and working with clients in the Maidstone borough.

 
Jane Pantony

Jane Pantony

Macmillan Volunteer Service Project Coordinator

Jane Pantony is the Project Coordinator for the Involve’s Macmillan Volunteer Service West Kent and has been responsible for the development and the management of the project in helping to support people living with cancer through the help of volunteers.

 

Sarah Pearson

Assistant Coordinator

Sarah supports Involve's services for older people as well as the Community Transport project, engaging and working with clients in the Maidstone borough.

 
Nira Perera

Nira Perera

Involve Finance Administrator

Nira deals with all of the day-to-day bookkeeping and related financial transactions for Involve and associated projects, including the production of Monthly Management Reports and Analysis for the Finance subgroup.

 
Rachel Smith

Rachel Smith

Carers Volunteer Coordinator

Rachel supports and coordinates peer volunteers to support other Carers at drop-ins, activity groups and events. Rachel is also the facilitator for our Caring with Confidence courses.

 
Eleanor Spelman

Eleanor Spelman

Carers Assessment & Support Coordinator

Eleanor undertakes Carers Assessments and in response to the needs identified through assessment develops support plans for individual Carers. Eleanor also works with staff at Maidstone Hospital to improve support for Carers in this setting.

 
Jane Thomas

Jane Thomas

Senior Carers’ Assessment and Support Coordinator

Jane provides support and guidance to the team of generic Carers’ Assessment and Support Coodinators. Jane also works directly with Carers and undertakes Carers Assessments.

 
Rhian Tring

Rhian Tring

Carers Administrator

Rhian provides a wide range of administrative tasks to enable Involve Carers to deliver an efficient and effective Carers Assessment and Support Service

 

Gerald Wratten

Handyman

Gerald works as a Handyman, leading the V-Team project and working with volunteers  to deliver decorating and gardening services for vulnerable adults in the Maidstone borough.