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Sailors’ Children’s Society
Francis Reckitt House, Newland, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RJ
Telephone 01482 342331
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Deanne Thomas

Deanne Thomas

Chief Officer
Designated Data Protection Officer
Tel: 01482 342331

Deanne joined the Society in 2006 having previously worked as a Finance Director in the food industry. She volunteered with The Princes Trust before joining the Society.



Michelle Lindup Michelle Lindup

Family Support Officer - South West
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Tel: 01482 342331
Mobile: 07904344938

Michelle came to us in September 2013. She has previously worked at NSPCC as an Family and Children Practioner. Her previous experience and knowledge will be key to her role within the Society.

louise Louise Hopwood

Family Support Officer - Gosport

Tel: 01482 342331
Mobile: 07456612806

Louise joined the Society in July 2015 and has settled well into her new role. Her role enables her to provide emotional and practical support to families helping parents build better lives for their children.

Wendy Fish Wendy Fish

Funding Co-ordinator
Tel 01482 342331

Wendy has been with the Society for over 25 years and has a wide knowledge and experience with organising fundraising events. As well as generating income from these events and from appeals and donations, she also applies to various Trusts and continues to research other organisations that meet our criteria. She also deals with the administration of the fundraising department.

Claire FootClaire Foot

Holiday Administrator/Finance Officer (part-time - Mon to Weds)
Tel: 01482 342331

Claire has been with the Society for over 25 years. She is the first point of contact with the caravan holidays ensuring all the families make their holiday a very memorable one. As well as the Caravan Holiday Scheme, she also deals with the administrative side of the Society including generating income from Trusts, website updates and all aspects of finance through the SAGE accounts system.


> Elizabeth Bentley

Grants Officer

Tel: 01482 342331

Liz started working for the Society in June. She has previously worked as a Bereavement Advisor and a Helping Hands person for the Halifax bank. She has an excellent knowledge in administration and finance coupled with her training in customer service to help clients during difficult times.




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Write to: Francis Reckitt House, Newland, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RJ

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