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

 

Barbara Dagger

Fundraiser

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

 

Natalie Emerick

Carers Hospital Discharge Coordinator

Natalie works with staff at Maidstone Hospital to identify and raise awareness of Carers. She also coordinates support for Carers on discharge from Hospital.

 

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.

 

Katrina Gadsby

Volunteering for Wellbeing Lead

Coordinate and lead several projects designed to empower and enable people to get involved in their communities, connect with others and give back by providing meaningful and engaging opportunities which improve people’s skills, confidence, social inclusion and positively impact their wellbeing.

 

Jennifer Gauld

Carers Assessment & Support Team Coordinator

Jen provides our first contact service to Carers, completing wellbeing assessments to triage referrals. Jen also completes Carers Assessments and develops support plans with Carers

 

Donna Greenan

Carers Business Support Officer

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

 
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.

 

Katie Ide

Carers Assessment & Support Coordinator

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

 
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

Marketing & Engagement Officer

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 our first contact service to Carers, completing Wellbeing assessments to triage referrals. Maisie also provides a telephone Keeping in touch service for Carers

 

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

 
Rhian Tring

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.

 
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. 

 

Roxanne Parker

Administrator

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

 

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.

 
Jane Thomas

Jane Thomas

Involve Carers' Manager

Jane 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 unpaid a family member or friend.

 
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.