Position: Client Welfare
Background: In the UK I worked as a Quality Control Officer in an engineering firm, mostly office based work, but also dealing with customers inspectors arranging visits. Transport etc.
I was also in the RAF for several years in Air traffic Control
I have lived in this area for 13 years, and joined the charity at its inception in in 2011, but began in 2010 when we were recruiting volunteers.
Initially I was the co-ordinator for volunteers and clients arranging assessments along with the nurse, deciding what help was required and allocating volunteers to the relevant client to help.
In the last 12 months I have been Vice President and also Welfare officer, my role now is mostly office based, but still cover assessments when required.
As Vice President I have been involved in all of the Executive Committee decision making .
We have discussed how to find solutions to help in our local community and have helped many people in our area from the Homeless to people going in/coming out of hospital, the elderly and infirm living in our area of Spain who have asked for our help.