Sharon Baddeley, Administration & Financial Lead

I am Sharon Baddeley and I have worked at Staffordshire Buddies for over 14 years now. I began as an Office Assistant working just 18 hours a week and am now the Administrator of the Charity.  It has certainly been an eye opener working here and I have met some wonderful people.  I feel proud to be involved with a charity that has helped so many people and continues to provide excellent support to those who need it.

Joanne Stanley, Health Improvement Delivery Worker

I am Joanne Stanley and i have been employed by Staffordshire Buddies since 2003. I originally came as the Children and Families Worker,  I am now a Health Improvement Support Worker, working with adults, children and young people alike. I can support with most benefits issues, including reconsideration's and tribunals, PIP applications, housing, general support or just a coffee and a chat. I feel privileged to be able to work for Staffordshire Buddies and hope I can continue to be of assistance for our clients.

Andy Shingler, Health Improvement Delivery Worker

My name is Andy Shingler and i have worked with Staffordshire Buddies since April 2016. My background is in the Health sector and i originally started as a project worker with Buddies but now i am a case worker supporting people living with and affected by HIV. I currently help out with Social Media and project work.

Steven Gratton, Community Engagement Worker

My name is Steven Gratton and I have recently joined Staffordshire Buddies. My previous work has been with multiple charities within the South West region of England, supporting individuals and communities within Employment, Housing, Finance and Health sectors. The focus of my role is to build and strengthen relationships with organisations, agencies and communities, and supporting people through direct involvement by networking and influencing connections, and engaging with community groups, Centres and projects to help support the individual and the community.

Gill Butler, Chief Executive Officer