The Youth Participation Team is made up of the following teams:

1.  Advocacy

2.  Youth Voice (including Youth Council, Children in Care Council, Young Ambassadors, ARC Programme and Youth Council)

3.  Independent Visiting Service

4.  Accreditation (includes Youth Arts Award)

To reach our team, including the advocates:

Call us free from a landline on 0800 0524 280, or

  • text or call us on 07812 356 994

  • call our main office number on 01273 295510

  • or email us on

Our office is staffed between 9-5 Monday to Friday.

We can organise an interpreter if it is easier for you to talk in your language.

We will keep everything you say private and confidential. If we are worried about your or someone else’s safety, we may need to pass information on to others but we will always try to discuss this with you first.

​MEET THE youth participation TEAM

Kim Wells
Team Manager 

Debbie Garrett
Senior Youth Worker

Susy John
Senior Advocate

Jade Seraphine-Dunford
Youth Advocacy Worker

Rob Scoble
Senior Youth Participation Worker

Dawn Gibson
Youth Advocacy Worker

Jason Gathern                                                                                                                                          Youth Advocacy Worker

Debbie Tabis
Youth Participation Worker

Georgina Collins
Independent Visitor Coordinator

Moira Stone
Independent Visitor Coordinator

Julia Box
Arts Award Youth Worker

Sarah Pain
Arts Award Youth Worker

Laura Lurcock

Support Officer

Scott Trenholme


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