Type: Staff

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      • Cathy Wilson

      • Website Content Manager
      • Cathy works on a commission to update, improve and develop Sheffield’s Local Offer website. Having enjoyed years of support through the events and coffee mornings put on by the forum, she left her part-time teaching job to join the team in 2018.

        Cathy’s two children both have a rare chromosome disorder and have an assortment of diagnoses between them, including severe learning disability, ADHD and communication difficulties. They both attend mainstream school, although the younger child has one day a week home-schooling.

      • Amy Farry

      • HEE Project Worker
      • Amy works on a project to develop and deliver neurodisability training for staff who work with children aged 0-5 years.

        Amy’s son Arthur is autistic and non-verbal, and currently attends a mainstream nursery school. They both enjoy outdoor adventures, and can often be found exploring Sheffield’s parks and woodlands.

      • Anne Snowden

      • Development Support Worker
      • Anne joined the Forum as a volunteer and then a part-time employee in 2010. Her youngest son has a clinical diagnosis of Angelman Syndrome and attends a special school.

        Work interests include health, Preparing for Adulthood and sport. Outside of work she enjoys baking (cakes sometimes find their way to Forum meetings!), swimming and walking the dog.

      • Eva Juusola

      • Participation Co-ordinator
      • Eva first became involved with the Forum as a parent volunteer back in 2009 – and liked it so much she left her job as a translator to join our small staff team.

        Eva has a particular interest in marketing and communications, and writes most of the articles for our newsletter and this website.

        Her other main interest is SEN law, and she has completed the IPSEA foundation legal training. Eva supports our parent carer representatives and runs our Education subgroup