Our Team

We have a diverse team of youth and community workers.

We have a great understanding of the needs and issues of young people which enables us to deliver specific projects to address those needs by working in partnership with young people and our partners.

Abdul Haleem

14 years experience as a community development specialist. Working within diverse communities with young people and community members.

Specialisms: community development and engagement, community research analysis, youth work, project management, facitiation, project and financial management and funding.

Lynne Blackburn

A passionate youth and community development professional, with over 16 years experience in the field, having worked in the commercial field, as a voluntary community activist and as a community development specialist.

Specialisms: youth and community development, has particular skills in organising and delivering youth and community projects and activities, running workshops on emotional health and well being and community events. Strong skills in youth work, capacity building, project management and funding.