Self Help UK

Board of trustees

Self Help UK governance and management team

Self Help UK has a highly experienced, skilled and competent Chief Executive and Board of Trustees/Directors.  They provide strategic leadership and direction for the organisation.  They carry out business and strategic planning, anticipating changing needs and emerging trends in self-care and identifying the role and function of self help groups, both locally and nationally.  They set our priorities for the future.

Our trustees


Eddie Dandy - Chair of trustees

Jackie Dennis - Vice Chair

Penny Dickins - Company Secretary

Jane Lawton - Treasurer

Sarah Hewitt - Trustee

Vera Todorovic - Trustee

Our management team


Sarah Collis - Chief Executive

Rebecca Burton - Business Support Manager

Martin Cook - Training and Development Manager

Clare Quigley - Information and Insight Manager


Join our Board!


Our Board is looking to expand its membership and is looking to recruit individuals with a passion for empowering people to overcome challenges plus experience in one of the following areas:

  • Marketing
  • Social media
  • Health or social care professionals (this would suit retired or active practitioners in General Practice, Nursing or Allied health professions.)
  • Volunteering
  • Social enterprise development
  • I.T. and systems

To find out more, please contact Sarah Collis for an informal conversation