Meet The Team

Heather McIntosh - SENDIAS Team Manager
Heather McIntosh Team Manager
Patricia Byrne - Parent Adviser, Area A
Patricia Byrne
Parent Adviser
Area A

Claire Chapman - Parent Adviser, Area B
Claire Chapman
Parent Adviser
Area B
Shirley Sutton - Parent Adviser, Area C
Shirley Sutton
Parent Adviser
Area C
Elizabeth Holland - Liaison Officer
Elizabeth Holland SENDIAS Liaison Officer
Susanna Whitaker - Children & Young Person Adviser
Susanna Whitaker
Young Person Adviser – South
Paula Bower - Support Adviser
Paula Bower Support Adviser
Karen Hasted Support Adviser
Jacqueline Paterson - Children & Young Person Adviser
Jacqueline Paterson
Young Person Adviser – North

When you ring our helpline, the first person you are likely to speak to is our Liaison Officer, Elizabeth.

She will ask you a few questions, one of which will be what part of West Sussex you live in. This will help her to pass you on to the correct Adviser.

Parent Carers Advisers – Areas:

Area A – Chichester district (including villages in the Rother valley), Littlehampton, Billingshurst and Horsham.

Area B – All towns and villages along the West Sussex coast from Angmering to Shoreham by Sea. Also, Storrington, Steyning.

Area C – Crawley, East Grinstead, Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill.

Young People Advisers – Areas:

As there are two Young People Advisers, they are divided by south of the county and north of the county.