​TALK received the 2005 Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in recognition of the outstanding contribution made by volunteers. Registered Charity No. 1176014

STAFF

Sharon Spurdle - TALK Operations Manager

- Meets all new stroke recoverers with aphasia and introduces them to TALK
- Ongoing support for stroke recoverers and volunteers

- Volunteer recruitment, training & management

Joanna Matthews - Fundraising & Marketing Coordinator

- Writes applications to grant making trusts and organisations to fund our services

- Manages the Community Fundraising initiatives and publicity events

- In Memoriam donations and legacies to TALK

- Publicity materials such as adverts, leaflets, posters annual review and brochures

Alison Wainwright - Groups Coordinator

- Supports the day to day operation of all 5 groups by supporting the volunteers and recoverers

TRUSTEES

- Dr Carol Sacchett (Speech & Language Therapy Liaison) + (Interim Chair)

- David Gunn (Treasurer)

- Hazel Steel (Volunteer Liaison)

-  Alan Price                                   

- Charles Stokes

- Evelyne Collins

- Gill Simmons

- Hasmukh Rawal Kalpana