The Team


                     

Vanessa Wright – Service Manager

Vanessa Wright is responsible for managing the delivery of W3RT’s Health and Wellbeing programme "Getting Together" for older people . Vanessa has worked for the past 15 years with Older Vulnerable people with various organisations in various roles, including, Age UK as a project Coordinator and with a Local Housing Provider within their Sheltered housing and Communities departments.


 

Tony Hutt - Operations Manager

Tony Hutt is responsible for recruiting and managing a team of volunteers and student placements to assist with the delivery of W3RT’s Health and Wellbeing programme for older people “Getting Together”. Tony has worked and volunteered on many different volunteering projects for over 25 years, recently serving for 4 year in the Woking Volunteer Centre. Tony currently volunteers on the Executive committee of Mytchett Athletic F.C., a grassroots club catering for over 300 young people under the age of 18.

   

Christina Thomas – Mental Health Worker

Christina Thomas is responsible for providing support in the delivery of mental health and engagement for the Getting Together clubs. Prior to joining W3RT Christina worked as an Associate Mental health Worker in the Crisis Resolution Home treatment Team in the NHS. Christina has completed her bachelors degree at Roehampton university in Psychology and currently completing MSc Mental Health studies at the Institute of Psychiatry King's College London.

   

Georgina Bush -  Club & Activity Coordinator

Georgina Bush is responsible for organising and overseeing the running of the Getting together clubs and lead on the provision of services to members. Prior to joining W3RT Georgina worked as a Support worker then got promoted to being leader/manager in Wales. Graduated from University of Wales, Bangor and have a double honour degree in Criminology, Sociology and Criminal Justice. (BA/BSc) and also have an NVQ level 2 in Health and social care.


 

Joanne Clark - Activity Facilitator

Joanne Clark is responsible for providing support and encouragement to Getting together members with the five ways to well being and help run the Getting Together clubs.

   

Stella Flanders - Activity Facilitator

Stella Flanders is responsible for providing support and encouragement to Getting Together members to engage with the five ways to well being and help run the Getting Together clubs. Prior to joining W3RT Stella worked with Age UK Hertfordshire and enjoyed working in elderly care since 2010.

   

Derek Clow – Activity Facilitator

Derek Clow is responsible for providing support and encouragement to Getting Together members to engage with the five ways to well being and help run the Getting Together clubs. Prior to joining W3RT Derek was mostly self employed. Derek also does some casual work for W3RT when needed.


 

Preeti Maindola - Activity Facilitator

Preeti Maindola is responsible for providing support and encouragement to Getting together members with the five ways to well being and help run the Getting Together clubs.


 

Christopher Payne – Driving Operative

Christopher Payne is responsible for transporting the Getting Together members to and from the clubs.


 

Ian Simmonds – Driving Operative

Ian Simmonds is responsible for transporting the Getting Together members to and from the clubs. Having been retired for a couple of years, he would like to keep himself occupied and thought a job with W3RT would allow him to give something back to the local community.