Hannah works on our Eve’s Space project. With a degree in Criminology and Forensic Psychology and experience of working for a mental health charity, Hannah is passionate about working with vulnerable adults. Hannah came to Urban Outreach through the Storehouse project where she volunteered for around nine years.
Laurel joined Urban Outreach as an Adult Support Worker in 2017. Before this, she worked as a midwife for many years in the North East where she also ran groups for disadvantaged women and young people for more than 10 years. She is excited to be working at Urban Outreach where she helps people to know they are loved and valued, and supports them in making positive changes that help them to break the chains of the past and live changed lives.
Sheila has worked at Urban Outreach since 2003, following many years of youth and community work in Bolton including street outreach work with challenging young people. Sheila also worked for ten years in a mother and baby accommodation unit. Sheila works on our Reach Out and Eve’s Space projects. She has a passion to see lives changed to encourage women to reach their full potential; to give hope when they feel hopeless and to live a life where they can be set free from the world of prostitution, substance misuse and offending.
After working for 13 years in Special Secondary Education, teaching Art to students with social, emotional, and behaviour difficulties, Susan joined the Eve’s Space team in 2011. She works closely with probation services and provides support for women including housing, drink/drug issues, mental health, employment and benefits. Susan is involved in various group work and activities with the women including self-confidence, art sessions and victim focused work.