Meet the Community Team

The Community Team is made up of individuals who oversee a variety of different projects taking place at Meersbrook Hall. They co-ordinate the delivery of our community learning courses, Dementia projects and wellbeing initiatives. Hover over the images to find out more about our team and click the envelope symbol to get in touch!


Community Team Manager

I co-ordinate the community hub and oversee all the team projects. I love working in the community team and getting to meet lots of people (and dogs!). My background is in mental health services.


Community Team Co-ordinator / Heeley PlusPCN Network Co-ordinator

I joined Heeley Trust in March 2020 previously working as Communications Assistant in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at Sheffield Hallam Students Union University. At Heeley Trust I help develop and deliver the teams services, oversee the communications, social media channels and volunteers. Working for Heeley Plus Primary Care Network as Network Care Coordinator I assist with the running of the PCN and additional roles staff within the


Dementia Projects

I’m Grace, I began working on Heeley Trusts Dementia Projects in September 2020, helping to facilitate the groups and activities that people living with dementia and their carers, friends and families want to see in the area, as well as providing advice and signposting to local services. I am passionate about art, nature, accessibility and inclusion; My background is in community arts, workshop facilitation and community engagement.


Health Projects Coordinator

I’m Charlie I started in Nov 2020 and I’ll be co-creating Health and Wellbeing Projects with the community and finding out what health means to people. Whether it's having a cuppa and a chat or taking a walk round the park and exploring nature.  My background is arts community engagement, outdoor education and Forest Schools.


Digital Projects

I’m Toni and I joined Heeley Trust in December 2020 as the Digital Projects Worker. My role is to help people gain confidence and skills in using digital technology. I believe that everyone has the right to access digital communication technologies, regardless of background or situation. Digital literacy is a powerful way of tackling isolation, accessing services and boosting employment opportunities – plus it can be highly creative and really good fun! I am a practising fine artist, researcher and educator who focuses on craft skills, digital technologies and public community engagement.


Digital Projects

Hi I'm Alex, I joined Heeley Trust in July 2022. I previously volunteered as a Digital Champion, while I was studying Computer Science. I am passionate about sharing the benefits of computing with others, and showing people how technology can help them reach their full potential.


Link Worker

I am one of the Link Workers who help connect patients from local GP practices. I have worked for Heeley Trust since 2014, initially working on the adult learning project as an administrator, then as a Learning Champion co-ordinating course delivery. I have been involved with the Link Worker project over recent years and started working in the role full time from April 2020.


Link Worker

I have worked for Heeley Trust for 17 years performing numerous Community Development Roles. My approach is person centred, living and working in the area means I am well connected to what is going on locally.


Link Worker

I joined Heeley Trust in November 2020 as part of the link worker team. Prior to this I worked for over 15 years in the NHS as a dietitian. I’ve worked in a variety of dietetic roles, my most recent being a community post working with GPs to improve the nutritional management of malnourished patient’s in the community.


Link Worker - Mental Health

I am one of the Link Workers at Heeley Trust and have been here since November 2021. My role has a focus on Mental Health as I have worked in this area for the last few years. I have previously worked in and studied both sports coaching and cinema.


Link Worker

I joined Heeley Trust having previously volunteered at SAVTE where I enjoyed working within the community sector.


Domestic Supervisor

I have worked for Heeley Trust for 20 years. I care for the spaces that allow the team to deliver community events, groups and activities.