Branching Out – Tameside

Chris – Project Manager

photo of chrisChris is the manager of Branching Out and is responsible for making sure we provide a quality service for young people, children, and their families in Tameside.

Favourite film – It’s difficult to pick a favourite as it changes all the time, but today I’ll say Back To The Future!

Favourite meal – Pizza with lots of toppings

Dream holiday destination – I’ve always wanted to explore Tibet and hike the Himalayas.

Fave band/artist – Beastie Boys for band and Bob Dylan for artist!

Louise – Family Worker

photo of louiseLouise works with young people who are affected by someone else’s drug and alcohol use and enjoys improving family relationships.

Favourite film – Star Wars

Favourite meal – Lasagne

Dream holiday destination – Iceland

Favourite band/artist - Portishead

Caroline – Young Persons Worker

photo of carolineCaroline supports young people with their substance use and is passionate about providing advice and guidance to those who need it most.

Favourite film – The Silence of the Lambs

Favourite meal – Crisps!

Dream holiday destination – Bali

Favourite band/artist - The Stone Roses

Anna – Young Persons Worker

photo of AnnaAnna has previously supported a range of youth-focused programmes empowering the most vulnerable young people, and continues to do the same at Branching Out. She is also our link to the Youth Justice Service.

Favourite film – Arrival

Favourite meal – Hard to pick, for now I’ll say tacos!

Dream holiday destination – Backpacking across Canada

Favourite band/artist – Bears Den

Mandie – Children and Concerned Others Worker

photo of MandieMandie works with both young people and family members who are worried about someone else’s drug or alcohol use.

Favourite film – I love a musical so it has to be Dream Girls!

Favourite meal – Curry goat, rice, peas and mac and cheese

Dream holiday destination – New Orleans – Mardi Gras

Favourite band/artist – Anything RnB and Soul!